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June 16, 2023 — Video from Kīlauea summit overflight

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This video was captured during a Hawaiian Volcano Observatory helicopter overflight at the Kīlauea summit eruption on June 16, 2023. Activity is focused at the eruptive vent on the southwest wall of Halemaʻumaʻu crater, with lava fountaining visible at the top of the spatter cone. Lava pours from the vent onto the crater floor, and is confined to the southwest portion of the crater.




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