Volcano Watch: Halema‘uma‘u’s 1967-68 eruption: another crater-filler
By Hawaiian Volcano Observatory | Saturday, July 22, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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A summit eruption of Kīiauea volcano, within Halemaʻumaʻu crater, began at approximately 4:44 a.m. on June 7, 2023. Lava is flowing on the crater floor and there are several active vent sources. (Courtesy photo/USGS)
Aerial image of eruption in Halemaʻumaʻu at Kilauea Volcano's summit taken during an overflight at approximately 7:30 a.m. on September 30, 2021. In this image, multiple active fountaining sources are visible in the central and western portions of Halemaʻumaʻu. The maximum fountain height at that date was estimated to be 25-30 m (82-98 ft) high. (USGS/K. Mulliken)
An aerial overview of Halema‘uma‘u crater erupting in early December 1967. (Courtesy photo/USGS)
A telephoto image of vents erupting on the floor of Halema‘uma‘u crater, at the summit of Kilauea, in 1967. (NPS photo/C. Stoughto).