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Lava lake inside Kilauea volcano's West Gap crater. The whole crust covering the lake has just been overturned, exposing the red hot glowing interior. hawaii_e7837 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Lava lake inside Kilauea volcano's West Gap crater. The whole crust covering the lake has just been overturned, exposing the red hot glowing interior. hawaii_e7837 (Photo...
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Image found in Kilauea volcano (Hawaii), July 2007: lava lake activity in Pu'u 'O'o crater
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Liquid lava floods older crust. The weight of the flooding lava causes new fractures and new segments of the crust to overturn (upper left of the photo).  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Liquid lava floods older crust. The weight of the flooding lava causes new fractures and new segments of the crust to overturn (upper left of the photo). (Photo: Tom Pfe...
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Image found in Lava lake in Pu'u 'O'o crater (July 2007)
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The western part of the lava lake is being overturned. The solid crust is broken into large fragments that sink back into the fluid interior of the lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The western part of the lava lake is being overturned. The solid crust is broken into large fragments that sink back into the fluid interior of the lake. (Photo: Tom Pfei...
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano: November 2009
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Sequence of photos showing the occasional overturning of the thin crust. The photos are spaced only few seconds apart from each other and show how the crust breaks into roughly concentric segments that overturn domino-style progressively from the inside out. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Sequence of photos showing the occasional overturning of the thin crust. The photos are spaced only few seconds apart from each other and show how the crust breaks into r...
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Image found in Lava lake in Pu'u 'O'o crater (July 2007)
After an extended period of stable crust and relative inactivity, the now heavy crust starts to overturn and sink back into the liquid lake, causing very violent fountaining all along the perimeter of the lake and new rapid rifts creating new crust.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
After an extended period of stable crust and relative inactivity, the now heavy crust starts to overturn and sink back into the liquid lake, causing very violent fountain...
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Image found in Danakil expedition Nov-Dec 08, part I: Erta Ale volcano
A second later, the gaps between plates have widened and new crust is forming on the cooling lava that has replaced the subducted slab. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
A second later, the gaps between plates have widened and new crust is forming on the cooling lava that has replaced the subducted slab. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano: November 2009
Fresh lava from the interior of the lake replaces older crust sinking back into the lake. hawaii_e7039.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Fresh lava from the interior of the lake replaces older crust sinking back into the lake. hawaii_e7039.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Lava lake in Pu'u 'O'o crater (July 2007)
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As older crust sinks back down, new lava surges from the gaps and onto still floating parts of older crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
As older crust sinks back down, new lava surges from the gaps and onto still floating parts of older crust. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Erta Ale Nov 2009: lava lake crust and fountains
The active lava lake at dusk. The crust is so thin, that the red glow breaks through in many places; at the left side, parts of the crust are being overturned. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The active lava lake at dusk. The crust is so thin, that the red glow breaks through in many places; at the left side, parts of the crust are being overturned. (Photo: To...
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Image found in Lava lake in Pu'u 'O'o crater (July 2007)
Lava lake in Pu'u O'o's west gap crater in July 2007(Kilauea, Hawaii) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Lava lake in Pu'u O'o's west gap crater in July 2007(Kilauea, Hawaii) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Kilauea volcano (Hawaii), July 2007: lava lake activity in Pu'u 'O'o crater
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hawaii_e7920.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
hawaii_e7920.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Overturning lava lake, July 2007
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Subduction of a slab of crust back into the interior of the lava lake (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Subduction of a slab of crust back into the interior of the lava lake (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano: November 2009
A single fragment of the older crust is still floating in a sea of fresh lava (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
A single fragment of the older crust is still floating in a sea of fresh lava (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Erta Ale volcano: November 2009
hawaii_e7944.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
hawaii_e7944.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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hawaii_e7940.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
hawaii_e7940.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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hawaii_e7926.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Overturning lava lake, July 2007
hawaii_e7924.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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hawaii_e7921.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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hawaii_e7836.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Overturning lava lake, July 2007
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hawaii_e7833.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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hawaii_e7827.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Overturning lava lake in a pit crater at Pu'u 'O'O (July 2007) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Overturning lava lake in a pit crater at Pu'u 'O'O (July 2007) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Overturning lava lake, July 2007
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hawaii_e7824.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Image found in Overturning lava lake, July 2007
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hawaii_e7740.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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