August 9, 2:00 p.m. Map showing fissure flows

Map showing fissure flows

Detailed Description

Map as of 2:00 p.m. HST, August 9, 2018. Given the dynamic nature of KÄ«lauea's lower East Rift Zone eruption, with changing vent locations, fissures starting and stopping, and varying rates of lava effusion, map details shown here are accurate as of the date/time noted. Shaded purple areas indicate lava flows erupted in 1840, 1955, 1960, and 2014-2015.


Image Dimensions: 600 x 463

Location Taken: US