Sentence Examples

  • Above the adjoining plain on the W.) is Kilauea, from whose lava-flows the island has been extended to form its S.E.
  • Mauna Loa and Kilauea are still active.
  • Cinder cones are the predominant type of craters on both Mauna Kea and the Kohala Mountains, and they are also numerous on the upper slopes of Mauna Hualalai; but the more typically Hawaiian pit or engulfment craters also abound on Mauna Hualalai and Mokuaweoweo, crowning the summit of Mauna Loa, as well as Kilauea, to the S.E.
  • Kilauea is the largest active crater in the world (8 m.
  • According to an account of the natives, a violent eruption of Kilauea occurred in 1789, or about that time, and deposits of volcanic sand, large stones, sponge-like scoria (pumice) and ashes for miles around are evidence of such an eruption.