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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 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 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 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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August 29, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Hawai‘i Island Lava Delta Persists

The expanding lava delta at Kamokuna on Hawai‘i Island is still intact, but for how much longer?
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August 22, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: When Will the Lava Delta Collapse?

The event is inevitable as the bench continues to slump. Anybody got a guess?
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August 15, 2017

Volcano Watch: Largest Hawaiian Earthquake in a Decade Reminds Us to Be Prepared

The 5.3-magnitude earthquake on June 8, 2017, was the highest intensity recorded for any earthquake in the State of Hawai‘i since 2006.
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August 07, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Lava Delta Still Intact… for Now

Rainy weather, spectacular lava lake, stunning red hot flows above the Pali and a precarious lava delta still intact at Kamokuna...
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July 31, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Huge Crack in Lava Delta

Another new surface flow near the vent, nosebleed outbreaks throughout the flow field, lava streams entering the ocean and a huge crack in the lava delta...
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July 19, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Big Crack in Lava Delta

The lava delta at Kamokuna continues to grow steadily, with several cracks indicating a collapse may be coming soon.
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July 18, 2017

USGS Map Reveals Geologic History of Mauna Loa Volcano’s NE Flank

The new “Geologic map of the northeast flank of Mauna Loa volcano, Island of Hawaiʻi” was recently published by the U.S. Geological Survey.
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July 11, 2017

Kīlauea Lava Overflight: Lava Delta Almost 4 Acres

The strongest surface activity was observed on the coastal flats at the bottom of the steep cliffs.
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July 07, 2017

‘Volcano Watch:’ A Treasure Trove of Information

With over 1,000 articles on almost every volcano topic imaginable, the "Volcano Watch" archive is a treasure trove of information on Hawaiian volcanoes.
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