Kilauea volcano (Hawaii): Sep 2016 tour - miscellaneous

The sea cliff of the current lava flow field was formed by numerous lava flows erupted during the past 20 years or so. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The sea cliff of the current lava flow field was formed by numerous lava flows erupted during the pa... [info]
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Sea cliff of the Puna district showing young lava flows and some old lava tubes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Sea cliff of the Puna district showing young lava flows and some old lava tubes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffe... [info]
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Further northeast, the shore is older and lower. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Further northeast, the shore is older and lower. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Near Pohoiki harbour on the Puna coast, the shore is only a few meters high and densely grown with coconut palms. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Near Pohoiki harbour on the Puna coast, the shore is only a few meters high and densely grown with c... [info]
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Beautiful road to Pohoiki. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Beautiful road to Pohoiki. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Martin and Marc photographing and filming lava flows. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Martin and Marc photographing and filming lava flows. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Active pahoehoe lava flow in the coastal flat about 2 km inland. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Active pahoehoe lava flow in the coastal flat about 2 km inland. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Advancing pahoehoe lava toes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Advancing pahoehoe lava toes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Lava lake, about 50 m wide, in the western pit crater of Pu'u 'O'o. Currently, its crust is broken into a few plates. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Lava lake, about 50 m wide, in the western pit crater of Pu'u 'O'o. Currently, its crust is broken i... [info]
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Heavy rain and fog prevent clear views of the degassing fountains along the margins of the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Heavy rain and fog prevent clear views of the degassing fountains along the margins of the lava lake... [info]
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Wide-angle view of the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Wide-angle view of the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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The lake is approx. 20 meter below our feet. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The lake is approx. 20 meter below our feet. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Partial view of the lava lake with rifting patterns of its crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Partial view of the lava lake with rifting patterns of its crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Degassing fountains at the margins of the lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Degassing fountains at the margins of the lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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The sutures between the crustal plates have closed and the whole lava lake is covered by one crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The sutures between the crustal plates have closed and the whole lava lake is covered by one crust. ... [info]
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View of Pu'u 'O'o from the north. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
View of Pu'u 'O'o from the north. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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