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

By Newsroom America Feeds at 19 Aug 2017

Aug 19, 2017 19:02 - Activity Summary: Kīlauea Volcano continues to erupt at its summit and from the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on its East Rift Zone. The episode 61g lava flow from Puʻu ʻŌʻō continues to enter the ocean at Kamokuna. Surface flows are active above the pali and on the coastal plain. These flows pose no threat to nearby communities. The summit lava lake level is about 39 m (128 ft) below the rim of the Overlook crater this morning. There have been no major changes in seismicity or deformation trends across the volcano. There was a magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 30 km (19 miles) ...



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