Kīlauea Volcano — Ocean Entry

Ocean entry

Detailed Description

View of the ocean entry (lower left) from this morning's overflight. Lava was entering the ocean across a broad area primarily on the north part of the lava delta. Upslope along the northern margin of the flow field, lava is still oozing from several points in the area of Kapoho Beach Lots. Fissure 8 lava fountain in the upper left. Note southward bend in the lava channelaround Kapoho Crater.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US