Volcano news & updates: Kilauea volcano (Big Island, Hawaii)
Kilauea volcano (Hawaii): lava lake in Halema'uma'u crater about to overflow
di, 28 apr 2015, 06:3006:30 AM | DOOR: T
The lava lake inside the summit caldera's Halema'uma'u crater has been constantly rising since 22 April and is now about to overflow.
lava lake in the Overlook crater on 26 April morning, when it reached to within 3 m (10 ft) of the floor of Halemaʻumaʻu. This is the highest the lava lake has reached during the current summit eruption. (HVO)
HVO reported that inflation continued and as of yesterday, the lava lake had risen to within about 2 m (~7 ft) of the Overlook crater rim.
Parts of the lava lake are already visible from the overlook area at the Jaggar museum.
Thu, 26 Mar 2015, 17:57
As the June 27th lava flow is no longer active in the vicinity of Pahoa town, HVO downgraded the volcano alert level for Kīlauea from WARNING to WATCH. HVO issued the following report: ... Lees alle
Fri, 30 Jan 2015, 23:37
Thu, 29 Jan 2015, 09:45
The June 27th lava flow remains active, but its advance is slow. The leading edge is currently stalled roughly 500 meters from Highway 130 at Pahoa. Breakouts remain active a short distance upslope of the leading tip of the flow, and continue to slowly widen the flow. ... Lees alle
Fri, 23 Jan 2015, 09:30
The June 27th lava flow remains active, but its advance has been mainly in form small and slow breakouts along its margins, widening it. The most advanced flow front is still 600 m upslope from Highway 130 near the Pāhoa police and fire stations. ... Lees alle
Wed, 7 Jan 2015, 12:11
De 27 juni lava stroom voorzijde heeft verbleven in ca. 1 km afstand (ca. 1 km) van Pahoa, maar de stroom zelf blijft actief en blijft uitbreiden lateraal met verschillende breakouts: ... Lees alle