Kilauea Daily Update issued Aug 9, 2015 08:37 Volcano Alert Level WATCH – Aviation Color Code ORANGE

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Here are some details about this live volcano eruption event

Activity Summary: Kīlauea summit tilt showed a steady inflationary trend during the past 24 hours, but may have stopped just before the time of this update. The summit lava lake remains active, and the lake level rose slightly during the past day. The East Rift Zone lava flow is active northeast of Puʻu ʻŌʻō, and all breakouts remain within 8 km (5 mi) of the vent. The flow does not currently pose a threat to communities. Low levels of seismic activity continue across the volcano.

Summit Observations: Tiltmeters at Kīlauea’s summit recorded …