Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-07897
This lava flow surface were formed when still-fluid lava was squeezed through an irregular crack in previously solidified crust. Note the rock hammer at the right-center for scale. Frequent lava extrusion has occurred at Pacaya since 1965.
Photo by Bill Rose, 1978 (Michigan Technological University).
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Galleries: Lava Flows
Keywords: lava flow