Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - August 26, 2005

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Photos of a waterspout and a bursting lava bubble.

Spinning Waterspout

Spinning Waterspout...

Waterspout (puahiohio) spins between steaming water and large plume generated where lava meets the sea. The ocean entry at East Lae‘apuki is just out of view to the left.

(Public domain.)

Bursting Lava Bubble 

Bursting Lava Bubble...

Lava bubble bursts in shallow water in front of East Lae‘apuki bench.

(Public domain.)