Explosion from Halemaumau at Kīlauea May 18, 1924.

Explosion from Halemaumau at Kīlauea Volcano as viewed from Uēkahun...

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This was probably the strongest explosion of the eruption. Rocks and debris fell among spectators southeast of Halemaumau, causing one fatality. A torrential downpour and an electrical storm followed.

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Image Dimensions: 3412 x 2692

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Photo by Kenichi Maehara, courtesy of Bishop Museum