Aerial view of Halema‘uma‘u and the Kīlauea summit caldera—July 22

Wide-angle aerial view looking southeast over Kīlauea's summit caldera

Detailed Description

This wide-angle aerial view looks southeast over Kīlauea's summit caldera, with the recently active lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u visible in the lower right. On the left side of the photo, the large cliffs formed during the 2018 collapses are visible. Kīlauea Iki can be seen in the upper left. USGS photo by M. Patrick, taken on July 22, 2021.


Image Dimensions: 3840 x 2160

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Location Taken: US