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December 2, 2022 — Close up view of lava fountaining from Fissure 3 on Mauna Loa

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Close up view of the molten bombs being thrown into the air by the lava fountains at fissure 3 on the Northeast Rift Zone of Mauna Loa. USGS image by D. Downs.


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