Folks dwelling close to the Halemaumau Crater acquired fairly the apocalyptic sight Wednesday as an ash plume, estimated to be 12,000 ft excessive, rose into the air and towered over the Huge Island of Hawaii.
Halemaumau is a fissure on the at the moment erupting Kilauea volcano. Officers have issued alerts for individuals to remain indoors and for plane to keep away from the world. Photographs from the large ash plume present individuals nonetheless going about their day whereas golfing or stopping to take pictures of the large cloud.
See extra pictures of the large ash plume under.