HVO Kilauea ORANGE/WATCH - Eruption continues at summit and East Rift Zone. Flows pose no threat to nearby communities.

By Newsroom America Feeds at 19 Mar 2017

Mar 19, 2017 19:53 - Activity Summary: Kīlauea Volcano continues to erupt at its summit and at the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on its East Rift Zone. The episode 61g lava flow from Puʻu ʻŌʻō is entering the ocean at Kamokuna and is feeding surface flows above the pali. These lava flows pose no threat to nearby communities at this time. Inflationary tilt at the summit began last night and continues. The lava lake level was about 32 m (105 ft) below the Overlook crater rim when measured yesterday evening. Seismicity at Kīlauea has not changed significantly in the past several days, and remains ...



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