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IMAGE 142381
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This WorldView-3 image from July 21, 2019 provides a high-resolution look into the crater at Shishaldin showing incandescence within, in addition to a diffuse steam plume. The RGB composite uses red edge, red, and green to highlight the area of incandescence, which is also associated with a very strong signal in the near-infrared bands. The hot spot is 12 x 16 meters in size and may represent the start of a small lava pond or a pit with hotter material below.

Date: July 21, 2019 10:46 PM UTC
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Photographer/Creator: Dietterich, Hannah
URL:http://www.avo.alaska.edu/images/image.php?id=142381

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