Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Photo and Video Chronology

The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Photo and Video Chronologies provide visual updates of eruptive activity, field work, and more.

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory Photo and Video Chronologies

Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - December 29, 2017

Episode 61g breakouts continue near the base of the pali

Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - December 12, 2017

Clear views at Kīlauea's summit and East Rift Zone eruptions

Photo and Video Chronology - Mauna Loa - December 3, 2017

A new HVO webcam provides improved views of Mauna Loa's summit caldera, Moku‘āweoweo, from the northwest rim. 

Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 22, 2017

Changes at Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō and views of the 61g flow

Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 20, 2017

Typical lava lake activity at Kīlauea Volcano's summit

Photo and Video Chronology - Mauna Loa - November 15, 2017

Lava flows, Pu‘u Pohaku‘ohanalei cone, Moku‘āweoweo's North Pit, Sulphur Cone area, and a video of Mauna Loa's summit caldera.

Photo and Video Chronology - Kīlauea - November 10, 2017

Ocean entry inactive; breakouts continue on delta and coastal plain