Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 10, 2004

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East Lae`apuki by daylight

This is a photo of a new lava delta jutting some 50 m seaward of former coastline formed by old Lae`apuki delta.

New lava delta juts some 50 m seaward of former coastline formed by old Lae`apuki delta. Note black sand beach formed since current entry began on November 5-6.

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This is a photo of the surface of old Lae`apuki delta coated with many small flows fed by crusted cascades down old sea cliff.

Surface of old Lae`apuki delta has been coated with many small flows fed by crusted cascades down old sea cliff to right. What was once a rather smooth surface has taken on much more character as a result of the new flows.

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This is a photo of lava meeting the sea.

Lava meets the sea. Height of delta front, about 7 m.

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This is a photo of lava meeting the sea.

Similar view as to left but at great magnification.

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