Kīlauea summit eruption in Halemaʻumaʻu crater - September 30, 2021

Color photograph of lava lake

Detailed Description

The eruption within Halema'uma'u, at Kīlauea summit within Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park, continues at dawn on September 30, 2021. Fountaining at multiple fissure locations on the base and west wall of the crater continues, and a lava lake is growing within Halema'uma'u. The Kīlauea summit webcams provide near real-time views of this activity: https://www.usgs.gov/volcanoes/kilauea/summit-webcams. USGS image by B. Carr. 


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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Location Taken: US