Kīlauea summit on June 25, 2021

Eruptive activity has paused at the summit of Kīlauea, but volcanic gases are still seen emanating from the lava lake

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Blue-tinged gases are seen above the lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u crater in this image taken from the southwest rim on June 25, 2021, at 12:37 p.m. HST. Although eruptive activity has paused at the summit of Kīlauea, sulfur dioxide-rich gases can still be seen emanating from the lava lake, primarily along the northern margin but also at the west vent and along the southern margin. USGS photo taken by J.M. Chang.

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Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3888

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Location Taken: US

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USGS