Fountains, fissures and flow near Pohoiki Road on Feb. 28, 1955. (P...

Fountains, fissures and flow near Pohoiki Road on February 28, 1955...

Detailed Description

This aerial view of the initial outbreak shows lava fountains erupting en echelon (staggered) fashion. Automobiles are parked along the Pahoa-Pohoiki Road. These fountains spawned a lava flow which quickly blocked the highway.

Details

Image Dimensions: 2000 x 1315

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USGS