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Erupting Vent in Pu'u 'O 'o Crater
Erupting Vent in Pu'u 'O 'o Crater
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Title: Erupting Vent in Pu'u 'O 'o Crater

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Close-up view of the erupting vent in Pu'u 'O 'o crater. Lava is not visible because it is going directly into tubes beneath the crusted surface to the right and feeding small lava flows near the flow front.

Location: USA

Photographer: Tim Orr
Photographer Email: torr@usgs.gov
Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.

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Dimensions: 1200 x 900

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