Kīlauea Volcano — Advancing Flow

Lava flow advancing, ocean in foreground

Detailed Description

Photo from 7AM helicopter overflight, hovering offshore and looking up the flowfront. Nearly all of the front was active and advancing; advance rates were estimated at an average of 250 feet/hour (76 m/hr), and as of 7AM the flow was 500 yards (457 m) from the ocean.


Image Dimensions: 2037 x 1136

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US