Activity in Kīlauea's LERZ

Activity in Kīlauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone...

Detailed Description

Fissure 8 lava fountains continue to reach heights of 40-45 m (130-150 ft) from within the growing cone of cinder and spatter, which is now about 40 m (130 ft) at its highest point. Fountaining at Fissure 8 continues to feed the fast-moving channelized flow that is entering the ocean at Kapoho.


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