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

By Newsroom America Feeds at 24 Feb 2018

Feb 24, 2018 17:47 - Activity Summary: Kīlauea Volcano’s summit and East Rift Zone eruptions continue with no significant changes. 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 summit lava lake is about 36 m (118 ft.) below the floor of Halemaʻumaʻu. Low rates of ground deformation and seismicity continue across the volcano. Summit Observations: The height of the lava lake at Kīlauea’s summit rose slightly over the past 24 ...



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