Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - August 22, 2003

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Scenes along still-active August 9 breakout

 

photo of lave

Breakouts at terminus of flow that started on August 9 during sharp inflation of Kilauea's summit and Pu`u `O`o. Flow remains active today at the 2050-foot elevation

(Credit: USGS, . Public domain.)

photo of lave

Breakouts at terminus of flow that started on August 9 during sharp inflation of Kilauea's summit and Pu`u `O`o. Flow remains active today at the 2050-foot elevation

(Credit: USGS, . Public domain.)

photo of lave

Log of tree burned by flow several years ago engulfed by pahoehoe from the flow of August 9 along east side of upper Mothers' Day flow field.

(Credit: USGS, . Public domain.)

photo of lave

Same as image to left, but close-up showing ash from burned wood in mold.

(Credit: USGS, . Public domain.)

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Map of lava-flow field, Kilauea Volcano
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Maps of lava-flow field, Kilauea Volcano

Map shows lava flows erupted during 1983-present activity of Pu`u `O`o and Kupaianaha. Red colors, both dark and light, denote Mother's Day flow, which began erupting on May 12, 2002 and continues to the present. The darkest color represents flows active since January 21, 2003.

Most recent--and ongoing--activity has produced two flows, one along western edge of flow

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