Geologic history of Mauna Loa's southeast flank revealed in new map

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Detailed Description

The recently published "Geologic map of the central-southeast flank of Mauna Loa" (, shown here, uses color to depict ages of geologic units, with warm colors denoting younger units and cool colors indicating older units. It is the second in a series of maps that will cover Mauna Loa. The first, a geologic map of the northeast flank of the volcano, is posted at USGS map.


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