Kīlauea eruption in Halema‘uma‘u on Jan. 1, 2021

Color photograph of volcanic vent

Detailed Description

Telephoto view of the west vent area in Halema‘uma‘u, Kīlauea Volcano. The west vents are in the northwestern wall of Halema‘uma‘u crater; intermittent spattering at the vents has constructed a perched pointed cone on the crater wall. USGS photo by M. Patrick. 


Image Dimensions: 4608 x 3456

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Location Taken: US