The eruption began in early may.
Volcano eruption is beautiful, dangerous, inevitable. Often it comes along with earthquake and lava flow temperatures up to 1200 degrees destroys everything in its path.
The eruption of the volcano Kilauea in Hawaii began on 3 may. It was accompanied by an earthquake of magnitude 6.9. View the most beautiful images.
Kilauea (translated from Hawaiian — “spewing”) — the most active volcano of the island of Hawaii, which is continuously erupting since 1983. It is also considered the most active active volcano on Earth.
The height of the volcano Kilauea — 1247 m above sea level, its base goes to the bottom of the Pacific ocean, so the relative height of the cone is about 6800 m.
Kilauea is a “shield volcano with a Caldera”. The length of the Caldera is 4 km from Kilauea is the youngest of terrestrial and Hawaiian volcanoes one of the most active volcanoes on Earth. Kilauea is considered to be the dwelling place of Pele — Hawaiian goddess of volcanoes.