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Kilauea's Pu‘u O‘o Crater started erupting on January 3, 1983, and hasn't stopped since.

This PlanetScope image shows the crater itself, emitting a vaporous plume of volcanic gases in the upper left, and a vigorous steam plume more than two miles away, where lava enters the sea.

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Credit: Image © 2016 Planet - Additional editing and text by the eoPortal team.


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