Lava upwells at the west edge of the lake

In this close-up view of the lava lake in Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō, lava upwells a...

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In this close-up view of the lava lake in Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō, lava upwells at the west edge of the lake (bottom center of the photo) and flows toward the east (top of photo) where the mostly degassed lava sinks back down, presumably circulating back into the vent.

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Image Dimensions: 1200 x 800

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