Lava Spewing from Fissure; Lavanado — Kīlauea

A short animation showing lava spewing from a fissure and a rotating tower of smoke.

Detailed Description

This animated GIF is captured from a USGS video which shows both lava erupting from a fissure and a wind vortex (lavanado) over the lava lake at Kīlauea Volcano.


Image Dimensions: 1076 x 714

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US