Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - July 5, 2016

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Flow front continues across coastal plain

 

Flow front continues across coastal plain...

The flow front remains active, and continues to advance across the coastal plain. This afternoon, the flow front was approximately 1.7 km (1.1 miles) from the ocean. The leading front of the flow is the light gray area in the low center area of the photograph.

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A comparison of a normal photograph (left) with a thermal image (ri...

A comparison of a normal photograph (left) with a thermal image (right) taken from roughly the same vantage point. The thermal image shows the concentration of hot surface lava near the flow front, as well as areas of surface breakouts on and above the pali.

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The amount of channelized lava on the pali has decreased over the p...

The amount of channelized lava on the pali has decreased over the past week, but there were still several open channels active today.

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A closer look at the swiftly moving channelized lava on the pali....

A closer look at the swiftly moving channelized lava on the pali.

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A video of the channelized lava on the pali today....

A video of the channelized lava on the pali today.

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