Kīlauea Volcano — Advancing Flow

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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