Kīlauea Volcano — Fissure 8 Lava Flow

Lava flowing from an active fissure

Detailed Description

Fissure 8 and the upper lava channel, viewed from the early morning helicopter overflight of the lower East Rift Zone. Recent heavy rains have soaked into the still-warm tephra and the moisture rises as steam (right side of lava channel).

Details

Image Dimensions: 3412 x 1920

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US