Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - April 1, 2020

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No significant changes in the summit water pond

 

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No significant changes were observed in the water pond in Halema‘uma‘u. The water surface still has an orange-brown hue in the center, with greenish areas on the east and west ends (top and bottom of photo).

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A wider view of Halema‘uma‘u, in a rare window of clear weather during the past week.

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The water pond from the webcam site. This view provides a better view of the greenish zone in the west end of the pond (bottom right of photo).

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A closeup of the northern shoreline shows how opaque the water is against the rocks. USGS photo by M. Patrick.

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One of the many koa‘e kea circling Halema‘uma‘u today. The still winds allowed their calls to be heard easily while measuring the pond. USGS photo by M. Patrick.

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