Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-03403
Low lava fountains rise above an active lava lake in Halema‘uma‘u crater on 31 May 1954, near the beginning of a three-day eruption. About a half hour after the start of the eruption lava flows effused from a fissure that opened across the floor of the Kīlauea caldera, ENE of Halema‘uma‘u.
Photo by Jerry Eaton, 1954 (U.S. Geological Survey).
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