Eruption and Lava Lake in Halema'uma'u (Jan 1, 2021)

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Videos of the eruption and lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u on January 1, 2021.

  • Clip 1: Halema‘uma‘u west vents and lava entering the lava lake at approximately 5:30 p.m. HST.
  • Clip 2: Telephoto view of lava from Halema‘uma‘u west vents entering the lava lake at approximately 5 p.m. HST.
  • Clip 3: The lava lake overflows onto a lower edge along the north margin at approximately 3:30 p.m. HST.

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Date Taken:

Length: 00:01:56

Location Taken: KÄ«lauea Volcano, HI, US