Halema‘uma‘u lava lake - 01/18/2021

Color photograph of lava lake

Detailed Description

A close up of the southwest portion of the lava lake within Halema‘uma‘u, just south of the west fissure. The lava lake at Kīlauea's summit is perched, and is contained by a steep levee 2-3 meters (yards) high. USGS photo by M. Patrick.


Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US