Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-03415
Lava flows from a fissure that opened on 5 March 1965 extended 13 km from Makaopuhi to beyond Nāpau crater. The lava cascaded into Makaopuhi crater, forming a lava lake more than 100 m deep.
Photo by Tom Wright, 1965 (U.S. Geological Survey).
This image is made available as a Public Domain Work, but proper attribution is appreciated.
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Keywords: lava flow | lava | eruption | crust