Kīlauea Volcano — Lava Channel and Fountains

Aerial of fissure complex

Detailed Description

Close view of lava channel in middle of the lava flow erupting from fissure 8 during this morning's overflight at about 7 a.m. HST. The tallest lava fountain is fissure 8, active since yesterday evening. The eruption rate at fissure 8 diminished significantly later in the morning.


Image Dimensions: 1024 x 576

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Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US