February 22, 2021 — Kīlauea

Color photograph of island in  lava lake

Detailed Description

This photo shows the main island, just west of the lake center, in Halema‘uma‘u lava lake at the summit of Kīlauea. The recent drop in lake level, associated with ongoing summit deflation, is shown by the raised edge around much of the perimeter of the island. USGS photo by M. Patrick.


Image Dimensions: 4608 x 3456

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US