Aerial of Active Kilauea Area

Image: Aerial of Active Kilauea Area

Detailed Description

An aerial view looking north at two active areas of Kīlauea. Pu`u `Ō `ō crater is in the foreground, Mauna Loa (left) and Mauna Kea (right) are in the background. The fume source near the base of Mauna Loa (at Kīlauea's summit) is from the Halema`uma`u Overlook vent. The wind is blowing the plume trace toward the northeast, partially obscuring the view of Mauna Kea.


Image Dimensions: 1200 x 900

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Location Taken: Kilauea, HI, US