The lava lake within Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at the summit of Kīlauea Volcano is creating a scene remindful of a messy barbershop floor, except that it’s acres and acres wide rather than a few square feet. 498 more words
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Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. This past week, the summit lava lake level raised in concert with summit inflation. 157 more words
Ten years ago shortly after 7 a.m., HST, on Sunday, October 15, 2006, two damaging earthquakes struck off the northwest coast of the Island of Hawai‘i—a magnitude-6.7 earthquake beneath Kīholo Bay … 167 more words
The 61g lava flow, extending southeast from Puʻu ʻŌʻō on Kīlauea’s south flank continues to supply lava to the ocean at Kamokuna.
Kilauea continues to erupt on Hawaii Island, and the volcano is creating quite a show.
Technology allows scientists to capture views that are impossible to see in person. 85 more words
The 61G lava flow continues to flow into the sea. Halemaumau’s lava lake, as of Saturday evening,was 13 m (43 ft) below the rim of the Overlook Vent. 121 more words
Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. This past week, the summit lava lake level varied between 20 m and 36 m (66–118 ft) below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater.… 149 more words