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

By Newsroom America Feeds at 18 Jun 2017

Jun 18, 2017 18:52 - Activity Summary: No significant change. Kīlauea Volcano continues to erupt at the summit and the Puʻuʻōʻō vent on its East Rift Zone. The episode 61g lava flow from Puʻuʻōʻō in the East Rift Zone is entering the ocean at Kamokuna. Surface flows are active above the pali. These lava flows pose no threat to nearby communities at this time. The lava lake surface is approximately 25 m (82 ft.) below the floor of Halemaʻumaʻu. Low rates of ground deformation and seismicity continue across the volcano. Summit Observations: Tiltmeters at Kīlauea's summit are ...



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