Halema‘uma‘u crater at Kīlauea summit - November 2, 2021

Color photograph of active lava lake

Detailed Description

The extent of the active surface of the lava lake (orange) within Halema‘uma‘u crater, at the summit of Kīlauea, is clearly delineated as the sun sets on November 2, 2021. Photo taken at 5:56 p.m. HST from the west rim. USGS photo by J.M. Chang.


Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3888

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Location Taken: US