Video

Thermal Image of Island in Lava Lake

Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park

Description

As of December 29, 2020 an island of volcanic material continues to float in the lava lake in Halemauʻumaʻu crater. In these timelapse images captured by the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory over the course of 24 hours, the island wanders slightly on the lake's surface. Clip is repeated several times.

Duration

20.806 seconds

Credit

USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

Date Created

12/27/2020

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