Kīlauea Volcano — Lava Flowing into Green Lake

Plume from lava flow

Detailed Description

As fissure 8 lava flowed into Green Lake, the lake water boiled away, sending a white plumehigh into the sky—visible from afar between around 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. HST. This aerial photo, taken a couple of hours later by the Hawai‘i County Fire Department, shows still-steaming lava within Green Lake, located near the intersection of Highways 132 and 137.


Image Dimensions: 1280 x 960

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US