Image: Pahoehoe lava

Pahoehoe lava

Pahoehoe lava (15 cm x 12cm), November 1975 flow, Halemaumau, Kilauea, Hawaii.

Photographer:
Stuart Humphreys
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

Pahoehoe flows have a smooth rounded undulating form, often with a ropy appearance.

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