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February 3, 2024 — Kīlauea Koa‘e fault system survey

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On Saturday, February 3, University of Hawai‘i at Hilo scientists and students, and Hawaiian Volcano Observatory staff, conducted a survey of the Koa‘e fault system to measure changes during the recent intrusive activity southwest of Kīlauea summit caldera. In this photo, two people brace the leveling rod against the strong winds that day. Mauna Loa looms in the background. USGS photo by M. Warren.


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