Recent change in Halema‘uma‘u vent configuration - 01/18/2021

Color photograph of volcanic vents

Detailed Description

A close up of the vent area at the western fissure within Halema‘uma‘u at Kīlauea's summit. The two main vents were exhibiting low fountaining while a small vent in the middle had sporadic, weak spattering. USGS photo by M. Patrick.


Image Dimensions: 6000 x 4000

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Location Taken: US