Fourth volcanic vent opens in Leilani

  • This map shows the location of the first three volcanic vents to open as part of Leilani Estates eruption. A fourth vent has opened between vents 1 and 3, according to Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. Courtesy of USGS.
  • Drone footage shows lava spilling from a fissure Thursday evening into the woods and onto roadways in the Leilani Estates subdivision of Puna. Screenshot of Facebook video by Jeremiah Osuna.

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory says a fourth volcanic vent has opened in Leilani Estates.