Bird's-Eye View of Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Shows Active Lava Lake

The Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island began erupting on September 29, the US Geological Survey (USGS) confirmed.

The agency said that the eruption, which began around 3:20 pm, was within the Halemaumau crater at the volcano’s summit.

As of September 30, the USGS reported that lava began erupting from vents in the Halemaʻumaʻu crater.

Video shared to Twitter by USGS Volcanoes, shows a birds-eye views of “multiple active fountaining sources” within the crater as ash and smoke wafted into the sky, on Thursday. Credit: USGS Volcanoes via Storyful

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