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3.7M earthquake reported near Hawaii Island's Puu Oo Crater

The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory confirms a 3.7 magnitude earthquake occurred on Hawaii Island Thursday.

The earthquake struck at 12:32 p.m. 6.2 km (3.8 miles) south-southeast of Puu Oo Crater at a depth of 8.1 km (5 miles). 39 more words


Shallow earthquakes at Mauna Loa elevate alert level

Due to shallow earthquakes occurring in locations similar to those that preceded Mauna Loa’s two most recent eruptions in 1975 and 1984, the current volcano alert level has been raised to advisory from normal. 340 more words


Kilauea Volcano’s summit lava lake continues to fluctuate | West Hawaii Today

Kilauea Volcano’s summit lava lake continues to fluctuate | West Hawaii Today.


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Source:  http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/volcano-s-summit-lake-continues-to-fluctuate.  Accessed on 20 June 2015, 06:49 hrs, UTC. 132 more words


Kilauea's Southwest Rift Heading Towards Eruption? | WIRED

Kilauea’s Southwest Rift Heading Towards Eruption? | WIRED.


Please click link to read complete article and to view Kilauea Caldera photographs.

Source:  http://www.wired.com.  Accessed 18 May 2015 at 0438 Hrs. 244 more words


The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) issued an information update on Kilauea on May 15th. This volcano on the Big Island has been erupting since the 1980s, but it tends to have interesting episodes. 132 more words

Sunday Morning Volcano

Watch as Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Explodes Pillars of Lava and Billowing Smoke Clouds

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

End Time Prophecy

HVO downgrades Kilauea alert level from warning to watch

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