Hawaii's Mauna Loa volcano spews lava

STORY: Hawaii’s Mauna Loa volcano

has been spewing smoke, ash and lava

Date: November 28, 2022

The world’s largest active volcano

began erupting on November 27

for the first time since 1984

The U.S. Geological Survey does not expect

lava to threaten Hawaiians living downslope

but said gases and ash may drift their way

Mauna Loa rises 13,679 feet above the Pacific Ocean

and is part of the chain of volcanoes

that formed the islands of Hawaii