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Selected pictures list[edit]

Pictures 1-20[edit]

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The Aloha Tower has been greeting vessels to port at Honolulu Harbor since September 11, 1926.

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Hanalei River and Taro Fields on the north shore of Kauaʻi.

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Puʻuwai village church on the island of Niʻihau.

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A turtle, honu at Hanauma Bay.

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Waimea Canyon showing its deep red color.

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ʻĪao Valley on the Island of Maui.

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Sea arch caused by lava flow near the flowing lava site.

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Sign seen when leaving the Kalaupapa Airport and entering the settlement.

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Waikīkī beach at night.

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Pāhoehoe Lava flow at The Big Island of Hawaii. The lava flow is due to a July 21, 2007 fissure eruption.

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Banyan tree in Courthouse Square, Lāhainā, Hawaiʻi.

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Pāhoehoe Lava flows in the open lava channel (not in a Lava tube) with overflows at both sides. The lava flow is due to July 21, 2007 fissure eruption at Kīlauea volcano. The channel is crusting over with a v-shaped opening pointing upstream. The crusting-over process usually starts at the upstream end, the crust grows downstream for a considerable distance, then the crust founders and sinks opening the channel to crusting over again.

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Two Outrigger canoe teams competing.

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The Arizona is both a tomb and a memorial.

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View of the mountains on the island of Lānaʻi.

Pictures 21-40[edit]

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Na Mokulua, a pair of islets off the cost of Oʻahu.

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Pāhoehoe lava meets the Pacific ocean. The heat of the lava turns the ocean water to steam on contact.

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Aerial view of the lava lake in Puʻu ʻŌʻō, a cinder cone on Kīlauea (picture circa 1990)

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Image titled "Kalaniōpu`u, King of Owyhee bringing Presents to Captain Cook". Illustrated by John Webber, artist aboard Cook's ship.

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The Spouting Horn, a geographic feature on the southern coast of Kauaʻi.

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A laser cuts across the night sky at the Keck Observatory on Mauna Kea, creating an artificial star guide.


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The islet of Molokini, which sits between Mauʻi and Kahoʻolawe, is a favorite spot for divers and snorkelers.


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Lava spouts from the Puʻu ʻŌʻō cinder cone.


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Wildfire generated by a Pāhoehoe Lava flow on the coastal plain of Kīlauea, The Big Island of Hawaiʻi. The new lava is moving across the old surface ,which is covered with a layer of moss about an inch thick. This moss is burning, generating the smoke visible in the image.


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Rainbow and sulfur dioxide emissions from the [[Halemaʻumaʻu Crater]] on Kīlauea.

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The Nakalele Blowhole, a feature at Nakalele Point on the island of Mauʻi, erupts.

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Spinner dolphins perform an acrobatic display in the waters near Midway Atoll.

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A quilt made from the fabric of vintage aloha shirts.

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A group of horses gather under a tree at Ka Lae on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi.

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A view of the Hanalei Valley which is in Northern Kauaʻi. The Hanalei River runs through the valley and 60% of Hawaii's taro is grown in its fields.

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Kalalau Valley viewed from the Na Pali Kona Forest Reserve Pihea Trail. It is part of the Nā Pali Coast State Park which encompasses 6,175 acres (25 km²) of land and is located on the northwest side of Kauaʻi

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