Kīlauea Volcano — Braided Lava Channels

Braided lava channels

Detailed Description

Fissure 8 (fountain visible in distance) feeds lava into an active braided channel that flows about 8 miles (north, then east) to the ocean entry in Kapoho Bay. USGS image taken June 12, 2018, around 6:50 a.m. HST.


Image Dimensions: 3024 x 4032

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US