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Pillow lava - Wikipedia

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Pillow lavas are lavas that contain characteristic pillow-shaped structures that are attributed to the extrusion of the lava under water, or subaqueous extrusion.

Pillow lava

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Pillow lavas are bulbous, spherical, or tubular lobes of lava. They form during eruptions with relatively low effusion rates. Slow extrusion gives enough time for a ...

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Apr 30, 2008 ... LAVAOCEAN April 6, 2008 Our experienced group of Lava Divers take you to the forming of pillow lava in HD video. Bud & Shane Turpin take ...

Pillow Lavas - EarthRef.org

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Mar 9, 2012 ... Pillow Lavas. A distinctive lava flow morphology that has been appearing in our dredges is pillow lava. Pillow lavas form when hot lava flows ...

pillow lava | geology | Britannica.com

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Other features of spreading centres include metal-rich sediments and pillow lavas, which are concentrations of igneous rock that resemble large overstuffed ...

Pillow lava | Define Pillow lava at Dictionary.com

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Pillow lava definition, lava in the form of an agglomeration of rounded, pillow- shaped masses, the result of subaqueous or subglacial volcanic eruption.

Lava Flows Underwater - Voyage to Puna Ridge

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Lava also erupts from fissures at underwater rift zones. ... underwater: The surface of a lava flow cools much more rapidly underwater than it does in air. ... A pillow forms when lava squeezes out like toothpaste through the thin skin of a flow; the ...

Pillow lava - definition of pillow lava by The Free Dictionary

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Lava that forms from an underwater eruption and is characterized by pillow- shaped masses. American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth ...

Dive and Discover : Hot Topics : Lava Flows

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What Does a Young Submarine Lava Flow Look Like? Hotspots & Cool ... What Types of Lava Flows Are There Underwater? ... “Pillowlava is so-called because it forms rounded lumps that look like fat pillows, or the bolster cushions of a sofa.