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June 12, 2023 — Look down the western vent, Kīlauea volcano

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From the southwest part of Halema‘uma‘u crater rim, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory geologists were able to view into vent perched on the western wall. On June 12, they observed that lava was still spattering inside the vent, but rarely making it out of the top. USGS photo by J. Schmith.


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