Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - July 14, 2003

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Bastille Day at Kohola cascade

 

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Cascade down Paliuli in Kohola arm of Mother's Day flow. This cascade had died by 0600. Height of pali, 12-15 meters.

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View from top of Paliuli, looking at flow fed by cascade. Front of flow is at top of image. Note visitors in grassy area watching the show.

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From top of Paliuli, breakout taking place from crusted flow at foot of pali. Photographer gives scale.

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Front of sluggish lobe at base of Paliuli, viewed from coastal flat. This is remnant of cascade, which died 10-15 minutes earlier. Incandescent front is about 3 meters wide.

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View of sluggish lobe of upper below image, in context of Paliuli. Note the vegetated pali east of active flow. The vegetation is in a kipuka about 60-80 meters wide, separating a brief cascade of July 10 from this morning's activity.

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Visitors enjoying show on and just above Paliuli. Note the streams of lava above Paliuli, one of which fed cascade earlier in morning.

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Map of lava-flow field, Kilauea Volcano
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Maps of lava-flow field, Kilauea Volcano

Map shows lava flows erupted during 1983-present activity of Pu`u `O`o and Kupaianaha. Red colors, both dark and light, denote Mother's Day flow, which began erupting on May 12, 2002 and continues to the present. The darkest color represents flows active since January 21, 2003.

Most recent--and ongoing--activity has produced two flows, one along western edge of flow

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