Using a thermal image of the crack above Kīlauea's ocean entry (ste...

Using a thermal image of the crack above Kīlauea volcano's ocean en...

Detailed Description

Using a thermal image of the crack above Kīlauea volcano's ocean entry (steam from lava flowing into the sea is visible at the top of the left photo), HVO geologists determined that the temperature within the eastern end of the crack is up to about 220 degrees Celsius (428 degrees Fahrenheit).

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Image Dimensions: 2345 x 820

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