Kahauale‘a flow — Cone producing lava

The Kahauale‘a 2 flow, which is active north of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō, is fed f...

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The Kahauale‘a 2 flow, which is active north of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō, is fed from a vent at this cone on the northeast rim of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō crater. Small openings at the top of the cone contain sloshing lava, and two skylights at the very start of the Kahauale‘a 2 lava tube provided views of a swiftly moving lava stream rushing downslope.

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Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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