Glowing Lava Streams Down Hawaii's Erupting Mauna Loa Volcano

Video recorded on Monday, November 28, shows rivers of lava streaming down Hawaii’s Mauna Loa volcano after its first eruption in nearly 40 years on Sunday, November 27.

Photographer Sky Makai shared this video to Facebook showing lava gushing down the world’s largest active volcano as it erupts.

In a statement on Tuesday, the Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency said the eruption was not currently a threat to surrounding communities. Credit: Sky Makai via Storyful

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