Kīlauea East Rift Zone Eruption (May 6, 2018)

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Aerial view of fissure 8 in Leilani Estates as of mid-afternoon today. After vigorously erupting for much of the day, activitiy on the fissure diminished around 4:00pm. A lava flow from the fissure advanced about 1 km (0.6 mi) to the northeast.

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Image Dimensions: 1000 x 562

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Length: 00:00:44

Location Taken: Kilauea Volcano, HI, US

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Kīlauea East Rift Zone Eruption (May 6, 2018)

Aerial view of fissure 8 in Leilani Estates as of mid-afternoon today. After vigorously erupting for much of the day, activitiy on the fissure diminished around 4:00pm. A lava flow from the fissure advanced about 1 km (0.6 mi) to the northeast.