Volcano news & updates: Kilauea volcano (Big Island, Hawaii)
Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i) activity update
Thursday Oct 18, 2012 12:05 PM | VON: T
A small swarm of shallow quakes has been occurring today at about 6 km SE of the caldera under the eastern rift zone.
DI inflation at the summit slowed, flattening overnight. The summit lava lake rose yesterday afternoon and has been steady since.
At Pu`u `O`o, the lava lake in the northeast pit was active, and small lava flows were erupted from a spatter cone on the southern side of the crater.
Lava flows southeast of Pu`u `O`o continued to be active on the coastal plain near the base of the pali. Seismic tremor levels were low, and gas emissions were elevated.
Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i) activity update: lava lakes in Halemau'uma'u and Pu'u 'O'o, lava flows advancing on coastal flat
Friday, Oct 12, 2012
After a short deflation, inflation of the summit of the volcano has resumed. The summit lava lake in Halema'uma'u fell and rose slightly in response. ... [mehr]
Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i) activity update: lava flows pooling at base of pali, active lava lakes in Pu'u 'O'o and Halemau'uma'u
Tuesday, Oct 09, 2012
Inflation continued and the Halema'uma'u lava lake level continued to fluctuate but did not overflow the inner ledge after noon yesterday. ... [mehr]
Saturday, Oct 06, 2012
Inflation continued and the Halemau'uma'u lava lake overflowed the inner ledge overnight. At Pu`u `O`o, lava circulated in the east pit; glowing spots were seen in the west edge of the north pit. ... [mehr]
Thursday, Oct 04, 2012
Inflation continued and the lava lake level at Halema'uma'u remained stable. ... [mehr]
Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i) activity update: lava flows advance on pali, active lava lakes in Pu'u 'O'o and Halemau'uma'u
Monday, Oct 01, 2012
Despite the continuing inflation and deflation episodes on Kilauea, the lava flows increased their advance down the pali. One front entered the remaining kipuka within the Royal Gardens subdivision. ... [mehr]