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HVO scientist takes video of Kīlauea summit eruption

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A USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory geologist takes video of the eruption that started within Halema'uma'u crater, Kīlauea summit, at about 3:20 p.m. on September 29, 2021. Scientists continue to monitor the eruption and hazards from within an area of Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park that remains closed to the public due to safety reasons. USGS photo taken from the south rim of Halema'uma'u by D. Downs.


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