Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-03440
Kīlauea Iki crater in the foreground was the site of a major eruption in 1959. The crater is in Kīlauea's East Rift Zone and is seen here from the east with snow-capped Mauna Loa in the background. Gases rise from the Kīlauea caldera to the left.
Photo by Richard Fiske, 1967 (Smithsonian Institution).
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Galleries: Volcanic Gases
Keywords: crater | gas | shield volcano