Eruption at Kilauea’s summit causes ash plume

Fissure 8 erupts in Leilani Estates in this USGS photo posted Saturday on Hawaiian Volcano Observatory's website.
A section of dark-colored wall rock (center left) has detached and dropped downward into Halemaumau following an explosive eruption Saturday. Courtesy of USGS.

The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory reported an explosive eruption at Kilauea’s summit Saturday morning.