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November 15, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Big Lava Outbreaks Near Vent, Coast

Small surface breakouts were observed on the delta and breakouts were also active upslope on the coastal plain.
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November 05, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Nov. 2, 2017

During the past week, the East Rift Zone lava flow remained active
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November 05, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Watch: Threat Rankings of Nation’s Geologically Young Volcanoes

Find out what the national ranking of volcano threat levels mean.
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November 01, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Lava Flows Seen Above and Below the Pali

The crew discovered a handful of pahoehoe outbreaks just below the Pali on the coastal flats and also saw a small amount of lava entering the ocean
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October 23, 2017

New Video on Kīlauea’s Summit Eruption Now Online

USGS has produced a documentary to tell the story of the eruption, and to share imagery of the inaccessible lava lake with the public.
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October 13, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Oct. 12, 2017

On the East Rift Zone, the 61g flow remained active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna and surface breakouts downslope of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō.
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October 10, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Huge Lava Outbreak in Royal Gardens

A huge outbreak on the Pali in Royal Gardens covers nearly the entire slope.
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October 06, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Watch: Modeling Kīlauea Volcano a Century Ago

How did scientists capture aerial views of Kīlauea Volcano’s summit caldera six years before the first airplane overflight? Well, go fly a kite!
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October 06, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Oct. 5, 2017

On the East Rift Zone, the 61g flow remained active, with surface breakouts downslope of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō and lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna.
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September 28, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Sept. 28, 2017

Active lava flows and a small collapse were observed on the Kamokuna lava delta this week.
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September 25, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Picturesque Lava Outbreaks

"Great spattering in Puʻu ʻŌʻō's lava lake, a new skylight on the Pali and our volcanic rivulets have become picturesque outbreaks!" 
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September 18, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Lava Rivulets Stream Down Pali

"A veritable plethora of volcanic rivulets streamed down the Pali today, under a spectacular East Hawai‘i sunrise!."
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September 14, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Activity Update: Sept. 14, 2017

The 61g flow remained active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna and surface breakouts downslope of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō.
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September 14, 2017

VOLCANO WATCH Mauna Loa Update: Unrest Continues—Outcome Uncertain

The cumulative energy release of earthquakes since 2013 has matched the pre-1975 and pre-1984 energy releases. Does this mean an eruption could occur soon?
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September 12, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Huge Lava Outbreak Above Pali

Activity continued as usual on Kīlauea's 61g flow extending from the Pu'u 'O'o vent to the ocean entry at Kamokuna on Thursday, Sept.7, 2017.
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