Kīlauea East Rift Zone Eruption (May 7, 2018)

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Aerial view of fissure 12 at 1:15pm HST today. Bursting gas bubbles blasted spatter (bits of molten lava) skyward, with some fragments reaching as hight as the tree tops. This fissure opened in the forest south of Malama Street in Leilani Estates.

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Image Dimensions: 1000 x 562

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Length: 00:00:28

Location Taken: Kilauea Volcano, HI, US

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Kīlauea East Rift Zone Eruption (May 7, 2018)

Aerial view of fissure 12 at 1:15pm HST today. Bursting gas bubbles blasted spatter (bits of molten lava) skyward, with some fragments reaching as hight as the tree tops. This fissure opened in the forest south of Malama Street in Leilani Estates.