Scientist spot Kilauea Volcano erupt from Space Station

Scientist spot Kilauea Volcano erupt from Space Station

Johnson notes, however, that Kilauea's summit is inside the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park and not in a residential area, "If this [major explosion] happened, nobody's lives would be in danger as long as people listen to the authorities and respect the evacuation areas", she said. Board executive director Ross Birch says this is the "first leak we're seeing out of the bucket".

On Monday, the Hawaii State Department of Health warned residents in Lanipuna Gardens of unsafe levels of sulfur dioxide gas.

Lava erupts from a fissure on the outskirts of Pahoa during ongoing eruptions of the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii, May 14, 2018.

A county official urged visitors not to be deterred by dramatic images of the eruption of Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano, as only a small part of the state is affected.

A new volcanic fissure on Hawaii's Big Island has sent gases and lava exploding into the air.

Tourism on the island brought in $2.5 billion in revenue a year ago.

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A separate fissure is still active after it formed on Sunday.

While residents deal with noxious gas and lava on the ground, the U.S. Geological Survey said that pent-up steam could cause an explosion at the volcano crater as the lava pool drops, launching a 20,000-foot (6,100-meter) plume that could spread debris over 12 miles (19 km). No homes or roads were threatened by the flow. Almost 20 fissures have opened up in those two subdivisions, destroying more than two dozen homes since the eruption began May 3.

Nearby resident Richard Schott, 34, watched from a police checkpoint as the eruption churned just over a ridgeline and behind some trees. "It's like a nuclear reaction or something".

As part of Volcano Preparedness Month in Washington, the state's emergency management division is hosting a Reddit AMA from 1-3 p.m. Volcanologists from the USGS Cascades Volcano Observatory will join emergency-preparedness managers to discuss all things volcanic, from the local threat of volcanic mudflows, called lahars, to the differences between the Pacific Northwest's more explosive, cone-shaped volcanoes and the low-slung shield volcanoes that form the Hawaiian archipelago.

"In a way, it's kind of exciting to see what's going on and be this close to it", Christian Ricks said.

As a precaution, plant workers last week removed 50,000 gallons (189,265 liters) of a flammable liquid stored at the site.

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