Kīlauea Volcano — Fissure Eruption (Fissure 22)

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Lava spatter and splashing build cones at Fissure 22, in Kīlauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone. This video from May 21, 2018, ~8:50 AM, HST, shows how splashing and spattering lava builds cones around fissure sites. The height of the cone at the lower fountain (to the left) is about 14 m (~45 ft). The height of the large lava fountain in the middle is about 46 m (~150 ft).


Image Dimensions: 1920 x 1080

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Length: 00:00:29

Location Taken: Kilauea Volcano, HI, US


Kīlauea Volcano, Lower East Rift Zone Eruption

Fissure 22, May 21, 2018

~8:50 AM HST