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december, 2019

tue10dec7:00 pmAfter Dark in the Park100th Anniversary of the Mauna Iki Eruption on Kīlauea Volcano’s Southwest Rift Zone7:00 pm Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium Event Organized By: Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park & Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park Regular Events:After Dark in the Park

Event Details

100th Anniversary of the Mauna Iki Eruption on Kīlauea Volcano’s Southwest Rift Zone
From mid-December 1919, after significant draining and re-filling of the Halema‘uma‘u lava lake, lava erupted on the caldera floor, sending lava down the SW rift zone. Join geologist Scott Rowland from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa as he explains the significance of this 100-year-old eruption.
Part of Hawai‘i Volcanoes’ ongoing After Dark in the Park series,  sponsored by the Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park.
Free (park entrance fees apply)
Mauna Iki Lava Flows

Organizer

Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park & Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park

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