Aerial view of Halema‘uma‘u at the summit of Kīlauea

Aerial view of Halema‘uma‘u at the summit of Kīlauea

Detailed Description

Aerial view of Halema‘uma‘u at the summit of Kīlauea taken during a USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory helicopter overflight on August 1, 2019. The small green patch visible at the bottom of Halema‘uma‘u is a new pond forming at the lowest point of the crater. The pond is at about 525 m (about 1722 ft) elevation.

Details

Image Dimensions: 5616 x 3744

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Location Taken: US