volcanic crater

volcanic crater

Pu'u 'O'o Crater East Rift Zone. July 14-21, 2016

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Time-lapse movie from a camera positioned on the southeast flank of Puʻu ʻŌʻō, looking toward the active flow advancing to the southeast. The breakout point is at the left edge of the image, and the mid-field skyline at the right is roughly coincident with the top of the pali. July 14-21, 2016. Images courtesy of USGS/HVO