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Pillow lavas

Pillow lavas

This undersea image shows fresh-looking pillow lavas on the upper flanks of the Haungaroa volcano.

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Richard Smith, David J. Lowe and Ian Wright, 'Volcanoes - The Kermadec Ridge: submarine volcanoes', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/8722/pillow-lavas (accessed 16 October 2019)

Story by Richard Smith, David J. Lowe and Ian Wright, published 12 Jun 2006