During an HVO eruption monitoring overflight on September 13, 2023, HVO geologists landed on the downdropped block within Kīlauea's summit caldera and searched for a safe place to collect a lava sample. Note: This picture is a screenshot from the video. (USGS/Clipzilla)
18 September 2023
Lava continues to flow out of one of Hawaii's most active volcanoes as several vents continue to erupt within its caldera. Striking footage shows the hot liquid pouring out of Kilauea's vents on the the western side of the downdropped block within its summit caldera. Experts said the roughly east...