23 July 2004 - 0850

This is a photo of western side of Pu`u `O`o.

Detailed Description

Unusual perspective of western side of Pu`u `O`o. Just above center is Puka Nui Gap, almost at level of crater floor. Just right of center are spatter cones in West Gap. Dark lava flows erupted from the cones in past 9 months. Red-brown tephra forms northwest flank of Pu`u `O`o; lines are foot trails. 0850.

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 600

Location Taken: US