HVO Kilauea ORANGE/WATCH - Eruption continues at summit and East Rift Zone. No immediate threat to nearby communities.

By Newsroom America Feeds at 13 Feb 2018

Feb 13, 2018 18:22 - Activity Summary: No significant change. Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and from the Puʻu ʻŌʻō vent on its East Rift Zone. This morning, the summit lava lake was 39 m (128 ft) below the floor of Halemaʻumaʻu crater. Surface lava flow activity continues on the upper portion of the flow field near Puʻu ʻŌʻō, on the pali, and near the base of the pali. Lava is not entering the ocean at this time, and active flows currently pose no threat to nearby communities. Summit Observations: Summit tiltmeters began recording inflationary tilt last night. When ...



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