Kīlauea Volcano — Open Lava Channels

Aerial of lava channels

Detailed Description

Fountains from Fissure 8 spatter cone continue to supply lava to the open channel with intermittent small, short-lived overflows. Overflows appear as lighter gray to silver areas on the margins of the channel. A larger of active overflow can be seen in the upper right of the photograph.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US