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Published on August 6th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan


Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano Eruption & Lava Overflow (Videos)

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano had an eruption and lava overflow this week. For more, check out the videos below:

This one from the USGS gets you up close and personal — wicked video.

Beautiful. Amazing.

Kilauea is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. While the new lava is within the boundaries of Hawaii’s national park, it reportedly poses no danger to residents or visitors of Hawaii. We’ve covered news regarding Kilauea a few times this year, with pictures, videos, and satellite images of other eruptions. Check out the stories below for more.

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