The U.S. Geological Survey said in an that the eruption began at 11:30 p. m. HST on Sunday in Moku‘āweoweo, the summit caldera of the volcano. The lava flows, the USGS said, were contained around the summit and were not currently posing a danger to communities down the slope of the volcano. The National Weather Service in Honolulu issued through 6 a.m. HST 11 a.m. EST Monday, warning that up to a quarter inch of ash could fall on portions of the Big Island. According to Hawaiis Emergency...

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