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

By Newsroom America Feeds at 16 Apr 15:06

Apr 16, 2018 19:05 - Activity Summary: Eruptions at Kīlauea Volcano’s summit and East Rift Zone continue. The summit lava lake remains at a high level, with spattering visible from Jaggar Museum. Puʻu ʻŌʻō cone has been inflating and recently produced lava flows on the crater floor. The Episode 61g lava flow is active above Pulama pali and does not pose a threat to nearby communities at this time. There is currently no active lava on the pali, the coastal plain, or entering the ocean. Low rates of ground deformation and seismicity continue across the volcano. Summit Observations: ...



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