Kīlauea LERZ fissure 8 on June 19, 2018

Color photograph showing volcanic eruption and volcanic gas plume

Detailed Description

A thick, dense plume of SO2 and other volcanic gases billows from the lava fountains at fissure 8 on June 19, 2018. SO2 emission rates during the 2018 eruption of Kīlauea were so high that they required a new data analysis technique.


Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US