Kīlauea summit eruption - September 30, 2021

Color photograph of eruption

Detailed Description

Telephoto aerial image of eruption in Halemaʻumaʻu at Kīlauea Volcano's summit taken during an overflight at approximately 7:30 a.m. HST on September 30, 2021. This photo shows two of the many spattering sources active in the base of Halemaʻumaʻu, feeding the growing lava lake. The south wall of Halemaʻumaʻu crater is visible in the upper left portion of the image. USGS image by K. Mulliken. 


Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US