Kīlauea summit eruption on May 25, 2021

On May 25, HVO field crews did not observe any active surface lava or incandescent areas within Halema‘uma‘u crater

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During an eruption monitoring shift on May 25, HVO field crews did not observe any active surface lava or incandescent areas within Halema‘uma‘u crater, at the summit of Kīlauea. Since the eruption began on December 20, 2020, over 40 million cubic meters (over 10 billion gallons) of lava has been erupted. This volume is approximately 16 times the volume of the Great Pyramid of Giza. USGS image by K. Mulliken.

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Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US