Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - January 29, 2017

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Evening views of the ocean entry

Evening views of the ocean entry...

The lava stream, pouring out of the lava tube on the sea cliff at the Kamokuna ocean entry, continues and was similar to yesterday. The stream appeared wider (as viewed from this angle) today compared to yesterday, and often had holes in the thin sheet. The entry was still producing small, pulsating littoral explosions.

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A wider view of the ocean entry, at sunset. ...

A wider view of the ocean entry, at sunset.

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This video clip shows the open lava stream pouring into the ocean. ...

This video clip shows the open lava stream pouring into the ocean. Frequent littoral explosions throw bits of lava to heights of over 27 m (30 yards).

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