Lava spilling over sea cliff builds new lava delta, Kīlauea

Lava spilling over sea cliff starts to build new lava delta, Kīlaue...

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pāhoehoe lava spilling over sea cliff on south coast of Kīlauea Volcano starts to build a new lava delta. Only three days old, the delta grows slowly as lava spreads over fragmented debris and flows that have accumulated on the steep submarine slope.


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