Increased surface activity in Halema‘uma‘u

Over the past few days, the western fissure within Halema‘uma‘u has escalated from weak spattering to continuous fountaining.

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Over the past few days, the western fissure within Halema‘uma‘u has escalated from weak spattering to continuous fountaining. Yesterday, January 11, low fountaining was supplying lava to an open channel that was pouring into the lava lake. USGS photo by M. Patrick.

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Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US