Kilauea Daily Update issued Jul 9, 2014 09:10 Volcano Alert Level WATCH - Aviation Color Code ORANGE

Activity Summary: Kīlauea continued to erupt at its summit and within the East Rift Zone. The summit deflated, and the lava lake slowly dropped in response. At the middle East Rift Zone, lava flows continue to erupt from the northeast flank of Puʻu ʻŌʻō cone, where a perched lava pond is growing atop a low shield. Subsidence of the Puʻu ʻŌʻō crater floor continued. Gas emissions remained elevated.

Recent Observations at Kīlauea summit: The summit tiltmeter network recorded ongoing, but slowing, deflation over the …

Source: Volcanoes

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