Kīlauea Volcano — Webcam Plume
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At 10:41 p.m. HST on June 26, after approximately 25 hours of elevated seismicity, a collapse explosion occurred at the summit producing an ash-poor steam plume that rose less than 1,000 ft above the ground surface before drifting to the southwest. The event was captured by an HVO webcam in moonlight (plume in bottom of photo), located in the HVO observation tower.
Image Dimensions: 1255 x 702
Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US