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Eruption update of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō , Halema‘uma‘u and the East Rift Zone in lower Puna


Halema‘uma‘u lava lake overflows

U.S. Geological Survey

This time-lapse video from 7:30 p.m. April 25 to 7:30 p.m. April 26, 2018 shows Halema‘uma‘u lava lake producing intermittent overflows onto the crater floor. The largest of these flows was from approximately 6:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on April 26 and covered about 90 acres (2/3) of the crater floor.
Video by U.S. Geological Survey
Lava flowing into the ocean
Lava Flowing Into the Ocean

NPS/Joni Mae Makuakāne-Jarrell

Last updated: November 20, 2018

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