Did you miss out on the small explosions within Halema‘uma‘u Crater earlier this week? Not to worry! There’s still plenty of awe-inspiring beauty, natural phenomena, and excitement in… 181 more words
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Cameras captured an explosive phenomenon on Kilauea Wednesday morning.
Just after 10 a.m., the southeastern wall of Overlook crater in Halemaumau collapsed and fell into the summit lava lake, according to scientists with the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. 89 more words
Kilauea (Hawai’i): Kīlauea continued to erupt at its summit and within the East Rift Zone, and gas emissions in both areas remained elevated. There was no significant change in tilt recorded at the summit, and the lava lake level was relatively steady over the past week leveling at ~30m (98ft). 113 more words
Stromboli (Eolian Islands, Italy): Two new lava (over-)flows occurred from the NE vent last evening and this morning. Similar as during the previous episodes, the flows were the result of surges in magma supply, quickly descended the upper part of the Sciara del Fuoco, and then stopped: 327 more words
A channelized ‘a‘a flow rages downslope above the Royal Gardens subdivision in Kalapana. In one of our craziest adventures ever, Tom Kuali‘i and I almost didn’t make it out alive. 33 more words