Kīlauea summit aerial imagery - January 7, 2021

Color photograph of lava lake

Detailed Description

During an overflight of Kīlauea summit today (January 7, 2021) at approximately 10:30 a.m. HST, HVO geologists captured this image of the growing lava lake within Halemaʻumaʻu. Sunny weather allowed for clear views of Mauna Loa, to the west. USGS photo by M. Patrick. 


Image Dimensions: 2048 x 1536

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US