Kīlauea summit on June 8, 2021

A view of the crusted over lava lake within Halema‘uma‘u at Kīlauea summit

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A view of the crusted over lava lake within Halema‘uma‘u at Kīlauea summit, taken during a helicopter overflight on June 8, 2021. No incandescence (red lava) has been visible on the solidified lava lake surface for over two weeks. Light degassing continues in a few areas around the margin of the lava lake, mainly along the north crater wall (bottom left). USGS photo taken by C. Parcheta, looking to the south.

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Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3456

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Location Taken: US