May 3, 2013

Molokini Crater, Hawaii

Photograph by Ron Dahlquist, Corbis

The crescent-shaped Molokini Crater was formed more than 200,000 years ago near Maui, Hawaii. Known for its clear water and stunning coral reef, Molokini is a popular destination for divers and snorkelers.

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