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Weekend Lava Fix!

Here are some intimate images of HOT LAVA to get you through the weekend!  :-) 44 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Lava Update | June 22, 2017

Beautiful overcast skies greeted us as we approached Kilauea’s east rift zone, making Pu‘u ‘O‘o’s lava lake glow all the more. Winds were favorable as well, so we had a great opportunity to observe the bubbling and churning pit of molten lava. 195 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Lava Update | June 16, 2017

Kilauea continues to erupt from its east rift zone, effusing lava from the vent, Pu‘u ‘O‘o, feeding wide spread surface flows above and on Pulama Pali, and the ocean entry at Kamokuna. 175 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Lava Update | May 31, 2017

Kilauea continues to erupt from the east rift zone, discharging lava from Pu‘u ‘O‘o, and feeding the ocean entry at Kamokuna. While weather delayed our approach to the vent, we were able to get a peek at the very active lava pond within Pu‘u ‘O‘o’s crater before having to quickly evacuate the area because of closing in clouds and gases. 200 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Lava Update | May 25, 2017

Kilauea’s eruptive activity continues on the east rift zone, and although we were not able to fly over Pu‘u ‘O‘o crater because of low overhanging cloud cover, it continues to feed lava to breakouts on the upper flow field and Pulama Pali, and also the Kamokuna ocean entry. 189 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Midweek Lava Fix!

Here’s a couple intimate lava images for those craving that molten goodness… 84 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update

Lava Update | Friday, May 12

Kilauea’s eruptive activity persists on the east rift zone, as Pu‘u ‘O‘o continues to feed flow 61G and the Kamokuna ocean entry. The lava pond at the crater was very active, with hardened slabs of the pond’s surface cracking and being swallowed along its perimeter. 196 kata lagi

Kilauea Volcano Update