Offbeat See stunning photos of group golfing in front of erupting Kilauea volcano

19:27  16 may  2018
19:27  16 may  2018 Source:   ftw.usatoday.com

Hawaii volcanic eruption destroys home of single mother of 2

  Hawaii volcanic eruption destroys home of single mother of 2 A single mother of two says she is devastated that her Big Island home was burned to the ground by a lava flow, but a GoFundMe page set up for her may help her rebuild. Amber Makuakane confirmed Sunday that her property in Leilani Estates is one of at least 21 that officials say was destroyed by Kilauea volcano.“Her home was one of the first five homes completely consumed by the lava,” the GoFundMe page for her says. “Amber was born, raised and graduated from Pahoa. Her parents also reside in Leilani Estates and had to evacuate.

Hawaii Home of Fire Goddess Pele and her volcanic eruptions are always stunning . Our team member filmed this beautiful full Moon set from Mauna Kea - the tallest mountain in the world right above erupting Kilauea Volcano clouds and the Moon just disappeared from the sky in seconds.

WhatsApp. Scientists at the US space agency NASA have shared another stunning image of ash erupting from the Kilauea volcano on the Island of Hawaii. Umm…Where are the photos ? I saw only two.

a group of people in a field: File photo © File photo File photo In stunning photos captured by Getty Images' Mario Tama, people are seen golfing as an ash plume rises in the distance from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, which has been wrecking havoc on the Big Island of Hawaii. Two thousand people were evacuated from their homes since a significant eruptive episode that began on May 3.

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Kīlauea belched a towering column of smoke and ash above the Big Island on Tuesday as small earthquakes shook the area - a show of force from the volcano that's not been seen in 12 days.

But the eruption Tuesday was not as serious as some have feared and so far has fallen short of a catastrophic massive steam emission.

Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano leaves path of destruction

  Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano leaves path of destruction Magma has already devoured more than two dozens home in and around the neighborhood of Leilani Estates .By helicopter, the destruction down below can be seen clearly. There aren't any firefighters down there because there's nothing they can do. The volcano is an unstoppable force. © Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Lava from volcanic fissures slowly advances and overtakes structures and trees in the Leilani Estates neighborhood in the aftermath of eruptions from the the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island on May 6, 2018, in Pahoa, Hawaii.

Arlo Gerald de la Cruz and Maria Hussa Maica Nicerio pose for wedding photos in front of a volcano . Click through the gallery to see the other photos . Hawaii braces for long upheaval as erupting Kilauea boils.

Stunning photos as a dirty thunderstorm occurs over Mount Sakurajima as the volcano erupts violently in Japan. Hawaii volcano eruption update: Will Kilauea volcano erupt again today? See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily

And while this does seem like not a great time to be playing a round, scientists, according to USA TODAY, said the ash poses no significant health risk.

Authorities say the ash is powdered rock and poses no significant health threat as of 1 p.m. local time. Poisonous gases that do pose a threat are also being blown away from the island's biggest city, Hilo. The eruption began early Tuesday morning and continued through the day.

Read more about the volcano at USA TODAY.

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Satellite photos show Hawaii volcano leaking lava, toxic gas

  Satellite photos show Hawaii volcano leaking lava, toxic gas The images look pretty but indicate devastation on the ground below.Taken on May 6 by an instrument aboard the space agency's Terra satellite, the two false-color photos show fissures along the volcano's East Riff Zone that are leaking lava and the toxic gas sulfur dioxide.

Hawaii volcano eruption : Stunning satellite pictures of erupting Kilauea volcano . See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, order back issues and use the historic Daily Express newspaper archive.

Gold Coast restaurant left fuming after fined 2 for placing breakfast sign outside shop front . NASA snaps stunning photo from space of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupting as two new fissures open.

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Four residents airlifted, dozens more structures destroyed by lava on Hawaii’s Big Island .
A short explosion from the Kilauea crater sent an ash cloud about 10,000 feet into the air around midnight Saturday.Lava crept through residential areas on Hawaii’s Big Island, destroying dozens more structures, including four homes, over the past 24 hours as Kilauea capped off another week of volcanic activity.

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