LavaTalk: Explosion of lava at Kilauea summit due to rockfall Monday (Nov 28)


Video captured by USGS/HVO webcam: At 11:59 a.m., a rockfall from the south wall of Halemaʻumaʻu Crater triggered a small explosive event in the summit lava lake. The explosion threw spatter (fragments of molten lava) onto the rim of the crater, mostly to the west of the former visitor overlook. This area has been closed to the public since 2008 due to ongoing volcanic hazards, including explosive events like the one that happened Monday, November 28, 2016. Video courtesy of USGS/HVO.

Leave a Reply

 

 

Become a fan on facebook

Photos on flickr

Stock Quotes

NASDAQ6370.5898  chart-56.3291
S&P 5002496.66  chart-5.56
AAPL150.578  chart-1.312
FB162.8200  chart-7.7204
GOOG921.15  chart-7.38
INTC37.18  chart+0.00
MSFT73.29  chart-1.12
ORCL47.98  chart-0.18
QCOM51.70  chart-0.39
ALEX45.14  chart+0.17
BOH81.69  chart+0.20
BRN1.90  chart+0.05
BYD24.77  chart-0.27
CAGU0.25  chart-0.25
CPF30.61  chart+0.07
CYAN4.15  chart+0.00
HA37.45  chart-0.25
HCOM29.83  chart+0.02
HE33.81  chart+0.33
MLP13.30  chart+0.05
MRPI0.0013  chart+0.0000
NNUTU2.18  chart+0.00
PLFF0.02  chart+0.00
TBNK30.58  chart+0.07
TSO99.53  chart+1.66
Sep 25, 2017 / 4:44 pm

 

 

Quantcast
%d bloggers like this: