Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - January 14, 2003

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Flow front seaward of Paliuli

Lava above and on Paliuli

Lava above and on Paliuli. This sets scene for next images, most of which were taken at front of flow on coastal flat.

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Small gush from edge of inflating flow

Small gush from edge of inflating flow 440 m seaward of Paliuli. Width of view, about 2 meters

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Several toes in various states of formation

Several toes in various states of formation along edge of inflating flow 440 m seaward of Paliuli. Width of view, 2-3 meters

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Spreading toe

Spreading toe along same margin. Width of view, about 1.5 meters

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toes along edge of flow

Meeting of the toes along edge of flow. Width of view, about 1.5 meters

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toes spreading across flat

Low-level view of languid toes spreading across flat at front of flow. Width of view, 3-4 meters

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Ground-level view of moving toes

Ground-level view of moving toes. Width of view, 1-2 meters

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Crust on moving toe

Crust on moving toe becoming wrinkled in transit from left to right. Width of view, about 1 meter

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Front of flow leaving broad depression

Front of flow leaving broad depression that lava had to fill before flow could advance farther. Person for scale in upper left quarter of image.

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Lava breaks out from flow leaving filled basin

Lava breaks out from flow leaving filled basin. Individual breakouts are 1-2 m across.

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laze plume

West Highcastle laze plume, blowing onshore in kona wind, silhouetted against predawn sky, with small active toes in foreground. 

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laze plume backlit by rising sun

West Highcastle laze plume backlit by rising sun.

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January 14, 2003

Rapidly flowing single toe of lava

Rapidly flowing single toe of lava at front of flow 440 m seaward of Paliuli. Other videos on this day focus on similar toes. Sound was turned off during the imaging. For scale, flowing lava in all clips is 1-3 m wide.

January 14, 2003

Low-angle view of fluid toe spreading out

Low-angle view of fluid toe spreading out. Note moving dark crust on distant part of toe.

January 14, 2003

Single toe in action

Single toe in action. Note concentric wrinkes forming at bottom of view.

January 14, 2003

Lava pouring from inflating flow

Same sheet of lava pouring from inflating flow but seen from different angle.

January 14, 2003

Sheet of lava pouring from inflating flow

Sheet of lava pouring from inflating flow. Note wrinkling, moving crust.

Map shows lava flows erupted 1983-November, 2002
November 25, 2002

Map shows lava flows erupted 1983-November, 2002

Map shows lava flows erupted during the 1983-present activity of Pu`u `O`o and Kupaianaha (see large map). Lava from the Mother's Day flow (red flow on west side of flow field) reached the sea at West Highcastle early on July 19, at Wilipe`a early on July 21, and

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