Dawn arrives at Kīlauea's summit

Scientist monitors the new eruption within Kīlauea caldera

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Dawn arrives at Kīlauea's summit, where scientists are monitoring the new eruption within Kīlauea caldera. Since Dec 20 (~9:30 pm), 3 fissure vents on the wall Halemaʻumaʻu crater have fed lava into a growing lava lake.

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