Photography is one of the tools scientists use to monitor activity at lava domes. Photos taken with ‘normal’ cameras are useful to study changes in the shape of the dome and monitor growth when it is erupting. In addition, special infra-red cameras are used to study temperatures on the surface of the dome and monitor the circulation of hot fluids.
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