Kīlauea LERZ Fissures & Flows, May 15 at 7:00 a.m.

Kīlauea Lower East Rift Zone Fissures and Flows, May 15 at 7:00 a.m...

Detailed Description

Map as of 6:45 a.m. HST, May 15, shows the location of the 'a'ā lava flow spreading from fissure 17; the flow front at the time is shown by the small red circle with label. The flow is following well a path of steepest descent (blue line), immediately south of the 1955 'a'ā flow boundary. Shaded purple areas indicate lava flows erupted in 1840, 1955, 1960, and 2014-2015.


Image Dimensions: 3300 x 2550

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