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

Close-up view of the western fissure in Halema‘uma‘u, showing the incandescent lava upwelling at the inlet

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Another close-up view of the western fissure in Halema‘uma‘u, showing the incandescent lava upwelling at the inlet zone along the western lake margin. This photo was taken on March 2, 2021, in an area of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park that remains closed to the public due to safety reasons. USGS photo by M. Patrick.

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Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3888

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Location Taken: US