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December 5, 2022 — Mauna Loa Fissure 3

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This image, taken during an early morning overflight, shows the Mauna Loa's Northeast Rift Zone fissure 3 vent and lava channel. Fountain heights of 130 feet (40 meters), with bursts over 330 feet (100m) were measured by HVO field crews. USGS image by L. Gallant. 



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