Kilauea Volcano — Pohoiki Road Lava Flow

Aerial view of Pohoiki Rd.

Detailed Description

View of the now-sluggish lava flow that crossed Pohoiki Road earlier today; the flow originated from fissure 8. This fissure was very active overnight, slowed this morning, and stopped by about noon. During the close of an overflight this afternoon, lava began erupting downrift of fissure 8 in the area between about fissure 7 and 21 (low fountains in upper right). This photo was taken at about 1:45 p.m. HST.


Image Dimensions: 3264 x 2448

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US