Kilauea volcano

Kilauea volcano in the Hawaiian Islands the most active of the five volcanos that together form the Big Island of Hawai’i. It emerged from the sea level some 100,000 years ago. It is one of the most active volcanoes in the world, having erupted 34 times since 1952.
A swarm of earthquakes have been detected at the Kilauea volcano though it is not erupting. More than 140 earthquakes were recorded, with the largest magnitude being 3.3. Most were less than magnitude 1. It indicates the possibility of magma intruding the shallow depths, which may cause a new eruption in the near future.


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