Kīlauea summit eruption — April 2, 2021

Color photograph of lava flow

Detailed Description

A telephoto view of the eastern Halema‘uma‘u crater wall and portion of the crusted-over lava lake at Kīlauea summit. In this photo, molten lava from below the surface crust has squeezed up between the lava crust and the crater wall as an “ooze-out.” USGS photo taken by L. DeSmither on April 2, 2021.


Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US