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

By Newsroom America Feeds at 25 Feb 2018

Feb 25, 2018 19:36 - Activity Summary: No significant changes in the on-going eruptions at Kīlauea Volcano’s summit and East Rift Zone. The Episode 61g lava flow continues to produce surface flows 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 did not ...



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