Kīlauea Volcano — Lava Channel from Fissure 8

Aerial view of lava channels

Detailed Description

Lava from fissure 8 travels about 13 km (8 mi) to the ocean in an open channel. Lava remains incandescent (glowing orange) throughout its journey. The ocean entry is at upper right.


Image Dimensions: 2592 x 3888

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US