HVO Kilauea ORANGE/WATCH - Eruption continues at summit and East Rift Zone. No immediate threat to nearby communities.

By Newsroom America Feeds at 18 Feb 2018

Feb 18, 2018 18:47 - Activity Summary: No significant change. Kīlauea Volcano continues to erupt at the summit and the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on its East Rift Zone. The episode 61g lava flow activity persists on the upper portion of the flow field and on Pulama pali. Lava is not entering the ocean at this time. These lava flows pose no threat to nearby communities. The lava lake surface is approximately 38 m (125 ft.) below the floor of Halemaʻumaʻu. Low rates of ground deformation and seismicity continue across the volcano. Summit Observations: Summit tiltmeters are recording ...



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