The eruption of the Cumbre Vieja volcano came after seismologists recorded more than 25,000 earthquakes in the area over the previous nine days.
Loki Patera is located on Jupiter's moon Io, one of the most volcanically active places in the solar system.
The images show fountains of magma spewing from the crater and a cloud of ash that is visible from space.
The study helps explain why material from volcanoes can travel so far and so fast.
The volcano, which began erupting in May, has forced evacuations, destroyed homes and changed the island's landscape.
Coagulated volcanic spatter has created a 200 feet cone that should last for thousands of years.
Plumes of acid rain, vog and lava continue to plague Hawaii's Big Island.
The lava coming from Kilauea spread to cover huge areas of land and filled an entire bay.
Another small explosion occurred at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano Sunday morning, spewing ash plumes over Kau, the southernmost district of Big Island.
Seismologists warned that pyroclastic flows could endanger nearby areas eight hours before the main eruption.
Images captured from a helicopter show seaside homes engulfed in flames as clouds of white steam and hydrochloric acid fumes billow from the water.
At least 25 people have been killed after volcanic ash buried homes and lava swept through villages.
"There are injured, burned and dead people."
Kīlauea has been particularly active over the past few weeks.
The state's emergency management administrator said the well field "is as safe as we can get."
Beautiful, but dangerous.
The lava is a safety hazard but the gases released from the volcano are also harmful.
Hawaii police said the man was also a suspect in another burglary case in Leilani Estates.