Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 18-20, 2005

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Skylights and lava

This is a photo of petunia skylight in roof of PKK lava tube.

Petunia skylight in roof of PKK lava tube, two-thirds of way from Pu`u `O`o to big bend in tube system. This is the only image taken on November 20.; all the others are from November 18.

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This is a photo of a skylight upstream from Petunia.

Skylight upstream from Petunia. Note person for scale.

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This is a photo of a breakout at big bend of lava tube downstream from Petunia.

Breakout at big bend of lava tube downstream from Petunia. Lava emerges from under crust and flows away from camera.

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This is a photo of toes of lava solidifying as pahoehoe.

Closer view of lava surfacing from under crust.

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This is a photo of toes of lava solidifying as pahoehoe.

Toes of lava solidifying as pahoehoe, same breakout area as in previous two images.

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This is a photo of an active PKK breakout at big bend in tube system below Pu`u `O`o.

Looking across active PKK breakout at big bend in tube system below Pu`u `O`o.

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