Lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u rising over past day

Lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u Crater rising over past day...

Detailed Description

Summit inflation over the past day has driven the lava lake to rise slightly. This morning, the surface of the lake was about 23.5 m (77 ft) below the Overlook crater rim. In this photo, spattering was occurring along the southern lake margin in two locations.


Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3456

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