Hawaii/Kauai: Spouting Horn
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Kukui'ula Small Boat Harbor
|The spouting horn is a big blow hole, formed by a tube in the lava rock at the shore. When the swell of the ocean presses water into it, the tube works like a jet engine and the water bursts up to 16 meter into the air.
Date: Dec 06, 2006
Longitude: -159° 29.60'
Latitude: 21° 53.10'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2011-Jul-28