A powerful explosion in an active Hawaiian lava crater was captured on webcam by the US Geological Survey. The footage shows how a rock fall prompted the lava lake to burst. 492 more words
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Hawaiian Volcano Observatory is downgrading the volcano alert level for Kilauea from “warning” to “watch.”
Eruption of lava continues at both the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on Kīlauea Volcano’s East Rift Zone and in Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at the volcano’s summit. 539 more words
Recent Kilauea Status Reports, Updates, and Information Releases HAWAIIAN VOLCANO OBSERVATORY DAILY UPDATEU.S. Geological SurveyFriday, March 13, 2015 8:29 AM HST (Friday, March 13, 2015 18:29 UTC)This report on the status of Kilauea volcanic activity, in addition to maps, photos, and Webcam images (available at… 280 more words
Sources: Hawaii Tribune-Herald, 12 March 2015.
Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency.
Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
Ever since the June 27th lava flow began its slow march toward Pahoa Village on Hawaii Island, I’ve been asked to provide a central point for information, alerts, and security procedures concerning this “disaster in slow motion.” Hawaii County Civil Defense conducts daily overflights of the flow area and reports the findings on Hilo and Kailua-Kona radio stations. 529 more words
Please click on link to access the full report. This is the current eruption report as of 11 March 2015. You can access videos, photos, maps, and other media concerning the recent eruption at: http://www.hvo.wr.usgs.gov/activity/kilaueastatus.php. 83 more words