Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - July 10, 2016

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Flow front advance on coastal plain slows further

 

Flow front advance on coastal plain slows further...

The leading tip of the flow has moved only 40 m (130 feet) since yesterday's mapping and the lava activity at the tip was still very weak. The leading lava lobe had a dull surface and rough texture suggesting that it may have cooled somewhat within the flow interior.

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About 200 meters (yards) upslope of the leading tip of the flow, mo...

About 200 meters (yards) upslope of the leading tip of the flow, more typical pāhoehoe was present - with a shiny, smooth surface.

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