Earth Imaging Journal: Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery
Breaking News
New Digital Maps Available for 54 Countries in the Americas
GfK has released a new, comprehensively overhauled map edition...
SESAR-JU Demonstrations Projects Sessions to Take Place During Commercial UAV Expo Europe
AMSTERDAM THE NETHERLANDS – Organizers of the third annual...
Orbit GT Supports all Types UAV Imagery on Desktop and www.3dmapping.cloud
Orbit GT supports all types of UAV imagery in...
PCI Geomatics Releases Geomatica and GXL 2018, SP1
PCI Geomatics announced the release of Service Pack 1 for...
Juvare™ Acquires Australia / New Zealand WebEOC™ Distributorship From Critchlow Ltd.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Juvare, the leader in incident preparation...

June 17, 2018
Restless Kilauea

image

Fiery lava continues to pour from the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island. These Copernicus Sentinel-2 images from May 23, June 7, and June 12, 2018, show the relentless flow of lava and clouds of ash. The eruption, which began in early May, has destroyed more than 600 homes, spread lava over more than 800 hectares of land and opened up at least 22 fissures in the ground, according to Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim. Although this eruption has produced slow-moving lava, which has allowed people to evacuate, it is reported to be the most destructive eruption in the U.S. since that of Mount St. Helen’s in 1980.

(Image credit: contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2018), processed by ESA)

Comments are closed.