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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 19, 2016

On the East Rift Zone, scattered lava flow activity remained within about 5.8 km (3.6 mi) northeast of Puʻu ʻŌʻō and was not threatening nearby communities.

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This daguerreotype image, captured in 1855 by Hugo Stangenwald, is the earliest known photograph of Kīlauea Volcano. Although scratched and faded, the 161-year-old photo shows a line of steaming vents across the floor of Kīlauea’s summit caldera as viewed from a location near today’s Volcano House Hotel. The caldera rim is visible in the lower third of the image. Photo courtesy of Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives (http://www.missionhouses.org/).

Volcano Watch: When were the first photographs of Kīlauea Volcano taken?

In 1853, Hugo Stangenwald arrived in the Hawaiian Islands and set up a photography studio on O‘ahu. His small daguerreotype images are the oldest photographs of Hawaii that have survived.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 12, 2016

The small lava pond in the western portion of Puʻu ʻŌʻō Crater was at a higher level Monday (May 9) compared to previous visits, and closer to the pit rim.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 5, 2016

During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 98–157 feet below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for April 28, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 31.5 and 39 m (103–128 ft) below the vent rim.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for April 21, 2016

Scattered lava flow activity remained within about 3.5 miles northeast of Puʻu ʻŌʻō and was not threatening nearby communities.

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One benefit of passing showers today at Kīlauea's summit was a double rainbow. Halemaʻumaʻu Crater is at the right side of the photo, and the gas plume from the active lava lake can be seen drifting towards the southwest. At the far right edge of the image, visitors take in the view at Jaggar Overlook. Photo taken Tuesday, April 12, 2016 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for April 14, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 102–190 feet below the vent rim.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for April 7, 2016

During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 70–170 feet below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater as Kilauea continues to erupt at the summit.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for March 31, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake was relatively stable.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for March 24, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake was relatively stable.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for March 17, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake was relatively stable.

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A vent in the southern portion of Puʻu ʻŌʻō Crater contained a small lava pond and was throwing spatter a short distance. The accumulated spatter has built a small cone around the opening. A thick layer of Pele's hair covers the far side of the cone. Photo taken Friday, March 4, 2016 courtesy of USGS/HVO

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for March 10, 2016

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. During the past week, the summit lava lake was relatively stable.

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