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Hot Times Continue on Hawai`i Island

This Science Feature can be found at: http://www.usgs.gov/blogs/features/usgs_top_story/hot-times-continue-on-hawaii-island/

Actively propagating fissure located between Pu`u `Ō `ō and Napau. Lava is just breaking the surface in foreground crack.

Volcanic activity continues in the Pu`u `O`o crater on Kilauea Volcano’s east rift zone and in the Halema`uma`u Crater vent at Kilauea’s summit. Visit the USGS Hawaii Volcanoes Observatory site to get detailed Kilauea and Mauna Loa activity updates, recent volcano photos, recent earthquakes, and more.

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