Halema‘uma‘u Eruption Reaches Five-Year Anniversary

Halema‘uma‘u Eruption Reaches Five-Year Anniversary...

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Kīlauea Volcano's summit vent "then and now." In April 2008, a month after it opened, the vent within Halema‘uma‘u Crater was about 115 feet in diameter (left). As of March 2013, it is more than 500 feet across (right). USGS photos.

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Image Dimensions: 1156 x 433

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