Vigorously spattering vent at the east end of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō

For a brief period this afternoon a vigorously spattering vent at t...

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For a brief period this afternoon a vigorously spattering vent at the east end of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō crater fed a swiftly moving river of lava that cascaded into the deeper portions of the crater. The cascade was over within about ten minutes of this photograph, but the vent continued to spatter.

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Image Dimensions: 1200 x 800

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