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Pillow lava

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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 ...
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Jun 30, 2008 ... ... RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANYONE WHO ATTEMPTS THIS!!! Our crew of lava divers set out to shoot underwater lava, pillow lava forming. Div...

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 ...

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.

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 Basalt - Miami University

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a balloon), and continuous injection of lava into it leads to bulbous, spherical, or tubular lobes that eventually solidify to form pillow-shaped masses of basalt.

Pillow Basalt FAQ - Golden Gate National Recreation Area (U.S. ...

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Where does pillow basalt form? Pillow basalt is a volcanic igneous rock that forms when lava of basaltic compositionis erupted underwater. The rapid cooling of ...

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pillow lava Piles of elongate basaltic lava pods, having the general appearance of a stacked accumulation of discrete stone pillows, often many hundreds of ...

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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 - Sandatlas

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Pillow lava is a lava flow that forms underwater, usually at the bottom of the oceans. Individual pillows are mostly up to one meter in diameter. Pillow lavas are ...

Pillow Lavas I Have Known - Maine.gov

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Pillow Lavas I Have Known. Formation of Pillow Lava. This month, we will look at a peculiar type of volcanic rock called a pillow lava. When molten lava erupts.