Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - March 8, 2002

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Activity in Pu`u `O`o's crater

 

 

photo of lava

Looking west up the east rift zone across the cone of Pu`u `O`o, with Napau Crater in background. Similar view to that of March 1 below. Note how much more of the crater's floor has been covered by lava, erupted in the past week, mainly in the past day or two.

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photo of lava

Small vent low on south crater wall (left-center of image) feeds flow trickling to floor of crater. Photographer looks west.

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photo of lava

Small vent low on south crater wall (left-center of image) feeds flow trickling to floor of crater. Photographer looks west.

(Credit: , . Public domain.)