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Pahoehoe moves across black sand beach, Kilauea Volcano
Photograph by J.D. Griggs on May 6, 1990
New pahoehoe lava moves slowly across a black sand beach in Harry K. Brown Park, Kalapana. The park was a long-standing gathering place for the community.



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