Kīlauea Volcano — Slow Moving Lava Flow

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Detailed Description

Video of a slow moving lava flow in Kīlauea Volcano's lower East Rift Zone, taken May 20, 2018, at around 2:31 AM HST. The flow is ~3 m (9 ft) high. The HVO scientist mapping the flow is about ~15 m (50 ft) away from the flow front. The audio is the sound of burning vegetation and the call of coqui frogs.


Date Taken:

Length: 00:00:27

Location Taken: Kīlauea Volcano, HI, US


Kīlauea Volcano
Lower East Rift Zone Eruption

Lava Flow
May 20, 2018
~2:30 AM HST

Video from the U.S. Geological Survey