Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - August 5, 2005

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Pu`u `O`o and ocean entries

This is a photo of an aerial view looking west across Pu`u `O`o.

Aerial view looking west across Pu`u `O`o. Six fuming vents are, from front to back, East Pond Vent, January Vent, South Wall Complex, Drainhole, Beehive, and West Gap.

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This is a photo of East Kamoamoa lava delta and small entry plume.

Looking down onto East Kamoamoa lava delta and small entry plume. The delta is 400 m long parallel to shoreline and extends 70 m seaward from old sea cliff. The delta has an area of about 2 ha.

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This is a photo of an aerial view looking southeastward across East Lae`apuki lava delta.

Aerial view looking southeastward across East Lae`apuki lava delta. Thick laze plumes rise from entry areas along front of delta. Foreground fume comes from skylights in PKK lava tube that feeds the delta.

(Public domain.)

This is a photo of lava pouring from tube at eastern front of East Lae`apuki delta.

Lava pouring from tube at eastern front of East Lae`apuki delta. Note small pocket beach, and steaming rocks stranded on the sand.

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