Telephoto view of west vent—Kīlauea summit

A telephoto color image of a spatter cone with lava erupting from a small opening in the top

Detailed Description

A telephoto view of spatter erupting from the west vent in Halema‘uma‘u crater, at the summit of Kīlauea. Photo taken at 2:42 p.m. HST on Nov. 12, 2021, from the western rim. USGS photo by J.M. Chang.


Image Dimensions: 5184 x 3888

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Location Taken: US