Video: Fissure Eruption at Hawaii's Kīlauea Volcano

Posted on March 7, 2011

USGS scientists say a fissure opened up on Kilauea's east rift zone after the collapse of the Pu'u 'O'o crater floor. Lava has been erupting as high as 65 feet along the fissure. You can get the latest status on Kilauea here. Take a look:

You can read more about the Kilauea Volcano here.