Kīlauea Volcano — Fissure 8 Lava Fountaining

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Detailed Description

The fissure 8 lava fountain height has diminished. Previously, fountain heights reached a sustained 260 ft. During the overnight hours of June 4-5, fluctuating heights were measured at about 100 to 160 ft. The fountain is partially obscured by a cone built by lava spatter, which is about 115 ft high. View from Nohea and Leilani Streets, in the Leilani Estates subdivision.


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Length: 00:00:43

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US