ERUPTIONS PAU: Mauna Loa, Kilauea take a break at nearly the same time, says HVO

USGS/HVO Frank Trusdell — Fissure 3 on Mauna Loa displays no lava activity on Monday.

In this Dec. 1 photo, people watch lava from the Mauna Loa eruption. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)

Mauna Loa and Kilauea volcanoes almost simultaneously have stopped erupting.