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Volcano news & updates: Kilauea volcano (Big Island, Hawaii)

Kilauea volcano update: Lava flow stalled at 530 m from Pahoa, but remains active

Wednesday Dec 31, 2014 11:57 AM | DOOR: T

Map showing the location of the lava flow near Pahoa as of 30 Dec 2014 (HVO/USGS)
Map showing the location of the lava flow near Pahoa as of 30 Dec 2014 (HVO/USGS)
The front of the the June 27th lava flow remains stalled at 530 m from the Pahoa Marketplace, but during yesterday's overflight, several small breakouts were seen active immediately upslope from the front.
The flow had advanced about 150 m since December 27. Many small breakouts were also active along the length of the flow up to about 3 km (2 miles) upslope from the front of the flow, as well as within the ground crack area near the True/Mid-Pacific well pad and about 3 km (2 miles) downslope from Puʻu ʻŌʻō. (HVO Kilauea updates)
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Map of the lava flow near Pahoa as of 24 Dec 2014 (HVO)
Thursday, Dec 25, 2014
The lava flow front that has been progressing towards the Pāhoa Marketplace, is currently stalled at approx. 600 m distance, to the relief of Pahoa. However, several breakouts are active in several areas behind the inactive front. [meer...]
Monday, Dec 22, 2014
The lava flow advance has further slowed down, giving Pahoa some hope it might not reach it or at least not as soon as feared. ... [meer...]
Map of the lava flow near Pahoa as of 19 Dec
Sunday, Dec 21, 2014
The June 27th lava flow continues to advance slowly, at a rate of approx. 100 m per day. The active northern flow front was approx. 800 m from the west edge of the Pahoa Marketplace and about 1 km from Highway 130, measured in a straight line. [meer...]
Kīlauea’s East Rift Zone lava flow continues to advance downslope toward the Pahoa Marketplace. This photo is of a small breakout from the edge of the inflated flow several hundred meters (yards) back from the active front. (HVO)
Saturday, Dec 20, 2014
Advancement of the flow continued at a slower rate, compared ... [meer...]
Aerial view from the NE towards the approaching lava flow front near Pahoa (HVO)
Friday, Dec 19, 2014
The lava flow is now less than 1 km (0.7 mi) from the Pahoa marketplace. During yesterday's overflight, it was seen that had advanced about 340 m during the previous 24 hours. ... [meer...]

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