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Ground cracks at Kīlauea following January 31–February 2, 2024 intrusion

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On February 3, 2024, a team of HVO scientists documented new ground cracks caused by the intrusion at Kīlauea southwest of the summit caldera. These cracks were observed along the Maunaiki Trail in the Ka‘ū Desert region of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. USGS photo by N. Deligne.


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