17 July 2004 - 0543

This is a photo of a burst of lava spatter coming from entry just over top of point.

Detailed Description

Burst of spatter comes from entry just over top of point. Small explosions such as this result from lava covering water, which flashes to steam and expands explosively through the lava. 0543.

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 600

Location Taken: US