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Halema'uma'u Crater at Kilauea Summit

Caption: View of eruption plume from Overlook vent in Halema'uma'u crater on the summit of Kilauea volcano on March 27, 2008, nine days after the start of the ongoing eruption.

Credit: Christine Heliker, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, US Geological Survey

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