The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Monitors Kilauea's Summit Eruption

Image: The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Monitors Kilauea's Summit Eruption

Detailed Description

The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (foreground) is located on the caldera rim of Kilauea Volcano, Hawai'i—the most active volcano in the world.  The observatory's location provides an excellent view of summit eruptive activity, which began in 2008.

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Image Dimensions: 3872 x 2592

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Location Taken: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, HI, US