Pahoehoe Crack

Image: Pahoehoe Crack

Detailed Description

This photo shows the ropey texture of a recently crusted pahoehoe flow, as well as its superior strength as a natural insulator. The crack is still glowing hot but the lava is no longer moving under the crust.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1200 x 900

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kilauea, HI, US