Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - July 22, 2004

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New flow on beach at eastern Banana delta

This is a photo of entries and glow from a site about halfway from point to beach of eastern Banana lava delta.

Entries and glow from site about halfway from point to beach of eastern Banana lava delta. Note witch's crooked nose.

(Public domain.)

This is a photo of entries and glow from a site about halfway from point to beach of eastern Banana lava delta.

The nose remains in this view panned a little to right to show more of the entry area. Lava falls is about 3-4 m high.

(Public domain.)

 

This is a photo of a new lava flow on a beach.

New flow on beach in foreground. This flow started to form yesterday morning and is stagnant this morning. Dawning western sky forms backdrop. Note incandescent breakout on surface of lava delta.

(Public domain.)

This is a photo of a steaming new flow, with water on a smooth black sand beach formed in the past two months.

Closer view of steaming new flow, with water on smooth black sand beach formed in past two months. Point of delta has no lava--the first time in weeks it has been barren.

(Public domain.)