Halemaumau Crater Timelapse Video: June 6th – June 24th

Halemaumau Timelapse

Images captured from http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/hvo/cams/KIcam/ every 15 minutes from the Halemaumau Crater from June 6, 2011 – June 24, 2011.

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Information from originating website:

Relocated this webcam to the HVO building to view the activity within Halema’uma’u crater. The new vent is 1.9 km (1.2 miles) SSE from the webcam. For scale, Halema’uma’u crater is approximately 100 m (330 ft) deep. DISCLAIMER: This panorama is a composite of three images from a temporary research camera positioned in the observation tower at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. At times, clouds and rain obscure visibility. The camera is subject to sporadic breakdown, and may not be repaired immediately. The camera is observing an area that is off- limits to the general public because of significant volcanic hazards.

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