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Transform: Lava
Tutu Pele: The face of Pele in Lava
Vulnerable
Waves crashing over lava in Dominicalito
Silent Night
Early Stages
Hearth: Molten lava
A lava tube on Hawaii
Emanate
Pu`u Pehe Milky Way and Glow from Kilauea Volcano
A lava breakout in Hawaii Volcanos National Park
Lava flows into the ocean producing steamy mist
Lava flows into the ocean producing steamy mist
A lava breakout in Hawaii Volcanos National Park
surfin' USA
incanto su un mare di lava
Hawaiian Sunset
Life begins
Anak Krakatau
Anak Krakatau
Plume
Sunset on a river of lava
A JOURNEY IN THE CENTER OF EARTH
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Lava flows into the ocean producing steamy mist

As I lean out of the doorless helicopter flying above active lava, I see the geometric pattern of the bright red 2000C molten flow as it drips into the ocean, producing steam and mist.

TAGS: Abstract, Hawaii, Lava, Ocean, Steam

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Sunset Beach, California, United States of America
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© Denesa Chan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Outside of Kalapana, Hawaii, Hawaii, United States of America