Kīlauea Volcano — Fissure 8 Video Compilation

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Video of fissure 8 on Kīlauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone on May 30, 2018. Fountain heights exceeded 200 feet and secondary fountains reached heights of 60 feet. The second video looks down Kupono Street, just south of Leilani Street, in the Leilani Estates subdivision, where chilled rock from the fissure 8 fountain have fallen.

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Image Dimensions: 1920 x 1080

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Length: 00:01:03

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US

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Kīlauea Volcano, Lower East Rift Zone

Video Compilation: Fissure 8 fountaining and raining rock in the Leilani Estates

May 30, 2018

Video 1 shows fissure 8, in Kīlauea Volcano's lower East Rift zone, on May 30, 2018. Lava fountains to the heights exceeding 200 feet and secondary fountains reach heights of 60 feet.

Video 2 looks down Kupono Street, just south of Leilani Street, where chilled rock from fissure 8 fountain falls like rain. Video from the U.S. Geological Survey—Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.

Additonal photos and video are available at https://volcanoes.usgs.gov/volcanoes/kilauea/multimedia_chronology.html