Lava broke out from a vent on the west flank of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō cone

Lava broke out from a vent on the west flank of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō cone...

Detailed Description

Around 2:20 p.m., HST, on August 3, lava broke out from a vent (center) low on the west flank of the Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō cone. Lava erupting from the flank vent is entirely within Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, and pose no hazard to residents.

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Image Dimensions: 1200 x 800

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