Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 7, 2003

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Gloomy views near rootless shields

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Spitting skylight building a new hornito about 70 m downstream from Cookie Monster.

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Closer view of hornito under construction, showing large clots of spatter still incandescent after falling to ground.

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Gentle slope of new rootless shield (background) with lava flow wending its way down flank facing camera (right side of image). Shield is about 200 m wide.

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Front of flow coming down flank of shield in left view. Front is 45 m wide.

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