March 7, 2021 — Kīlauea

Color photograph of lava lake and vent

Detailed Description

A wider view of the western portion of the lava lake within Halema‘uma‘u, at the summit of Kīlauea on Sunday, March 7. The lake has developed a subtle levee on its south margin (just below the center of the photo), with several lava streams cascading down onto the lower level on the eastern end of the levee. USGS photo by M. Patrick.


Image Dimensions: 4608 x 3456

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Location Taken: US