Jaw-dropping photo reveals rare 65 FOOT dome-shaped lava fountain that formed during Hawaii's five-year Mauna Ulu volcanic eruption



An amazing photo of a dome-shaped lava formation has captivated the internet nearly 50 years after it formed.
In a throwback tweet, the US Geological Survey shared a stunning look at the rare symmetrical dome fountain created in 1969 during the 5-year-long Mauna Ulu eruption at the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii.
From October 10 to 13 of that year, the dome grew to be over 30 feet tall, at some points even climbing as high as 65ft – and, while it might just look like a giant gaseous bubble, the experts say that wasn’t the case.
Another view in which part of the dome could be sliding away... read more

 
6 April 2018 in Science &Technology, Views: 61
Source: Daily Mail
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