November 16, 2021—Kīlauea summit thermal map

Color map of lava lake temperature

Detailed Description

A helicopter overflight on November 16, 2021, at approximately 8:30 a.m. HST allowed for aerial visual and thermal imagery to be collected of Halema‘uma‘u crater at the summit of Kīlauea. The scale of the thermal map ranges from blue to red, with blue colors indicative of cooler temperatures and red colors indicative of warmer temperatures.


Image Dimensions: 3300 x 2550

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US