Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - January 22, 2003

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New breakouts high on Mother's Day tube

 

Looking approximately westward across uppermost breakouts along Mother's Day tube system

Looking approximately westward across uppermost breakouts along Mother's Day tube system. Breakout site nearest camera is from Cookie Monster skylight (RIP). Second breakout comes from just northwest of Cookie Monster. Third breakout (upper left) comes from big bend in tube. Breakouts are shiny appearing, in contrast to the dull older flows. In upper right is tephra-covered area between Pu`u `O`o and Napau Crater.

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Looking down Mother's Day tube system

Looking down Mother's Day tube system. Nearest shiny mass is breakout at bend of tube (upper left in image to left). In distance are two tiny breakouts, which were active in morning but had stopped by afternoon.

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Cookie Monster skylight

Looking approximately north at breakout from site of Cookie Monster skylight and adjacent breakout just to northwest (toward left side of image.)

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View of Cookie Monster breakout site

View of Cookie Monster breakout site.

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