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Taking Lava Samples
Taking Lava Samples
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Title: Taking Lava Samples

Description: Geologist taking a sample from a recently formed skylight on the Quarry flow lava tube. Samples collected directly from the lava tube are usually the best samples for chemical analysis.

Location: Kilauea, HI, USA

Date Taken: Jul 14 2010

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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


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Type: JPEG image - 5.30 MB
Dimensions: 3456 x 2304
Resolution: 72 dpi

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