Kīlauea Volcano — Temperature Readings

A geologist points a thermal camera at a fissure to take a temperature reading

Detailed Description

HVO geologist measures 260 degrees C (500 degrees F) along ground cracks near fissure 10 in Leilani Estates. Geologists routinely make temperature measurements to track changes throughout the fissure complex in the lower East Rift Zone.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

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Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US