Where Is KIlauea Erupting Now?
“The eruption is currently confined to Halemaʻumaʻu crater, within Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park
"The eruption is currently confined to Halemaʻumaʻu crater, within Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park
The effusive eruption at the volcano is ongoing. Low-level spattering is seen from the western fissure, which continues to build the horseshoe-shaped spatter cone. Small lava fountains, about 5 meters tall, with occasional bursts up to 10 meters, are feeding lava flowing into the growing Halema'uma'u crater
Activity Summary: Kīlauea Volcano is no longer erupting. Observations indicate that the eruption in Halema'uma'u at the summit of Kīlauea Volcano has paused