HVO scientists collect detailed data to assess hazards and understand how the eruption is evolving at Kīlauea’s summit, all of which are shared with the National Park Service and emergency managers. Access to this hazardous area is by permission from, and in coordination with, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park.
June 15, 2022 – Small collapse into lava lake at Kīlauea summit
June 17, 2022 – Kīlauea summit eruption ongoing
Overview of Halema’uma’u lava lake
Hornitos on the surface of Halema’uma’u
Kīlauea summit eruption map
Kīlauea summit thermal map