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An Geologist photographs an active ‘a‘ā flow on Kīlauea, Hawai‘i, d...

Detailed Description

At the time the photograph was taken, the active lava flow from Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō was on the slope near the top of the Pūlama pali, one of the steep escarpments on Kīlauea's southeast flank, and had transitioned into a channelized ‘a‘ā flow.

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Public Domain.

USGS