The Beginning of a New Era—Kīlauea's 1952 Summit Eruption

The Beginning of a New Era—Kīlauea's 1952 Summit Eruption...

Detailed Description

A single low lava fountain emitted a steady stream of gas when photographed by Fred Rackle on July 21, 1952, when Halema`uma`u Crater was more than twice as deep as it is at present. View is to the southwest.

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Image Dimensions: 367 x 450

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