kilauea volcano

kilauea volcano

4/25/2015 -- Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano lava lake TOPPING OUT -- Caldera filling up

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This is the highest I've seen this lava lake in the years I have been watching it. In the past, the lava lake will drain, and produce new flows of lava on the moutainside through fissures on the flanks of Kilauea / Pu'u O'o. http://hvo.wr.usgs.gov/cams/ ______ In 2011, 5 days before the Japan mega-earthquake we saw this very same lake completely DRAIN (see video of that event here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNIn4h0e34s ) _______ Previous video showing the rising noticed earlier this week: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpnTB5DuSTU _______