National Park Service: Junior Ranger Online - Mokuʻāweoweo Caldera from South Rim [MOcam] (Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park)

This image is from a research camera positioned on the south rim of Mokuʻāweoweo, Mauna Loa’s summit caldera, in Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park.

The camera looks north-northwest, focusing on the southern part of the caldera. The 1940 cone is just right of center; the 1949 cone is on the caldera rim at left. The high point of Mauna Loa’s summit is in the background. Courtesy of USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.


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