Halema‘uma‘u lava lake, Kīlauea summit eruption—March 3, 2021

The western fissure in Halema‘uma‘u remains active, with incandescence visible in two small vent openings

Detailed Description

The western fissure in Halema‘uma‘u remains active, with incandescence visible in two small vent openings. The northeastern incandescent vent opening (right) has a narrow, drained lava channel extending down the flank of the cone. USGS photo taken by M. Patrick on March 2, 2021.

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Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3888

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Location Taken: US