Molokini Crater of Maui, Hawai’i

Molokini Crater of Maui, Hawai'i

Molokini is a crescent-shaped, partially submerged volcanic crater which forms a small islet located in Alalakeiki Channel between the islands of Maui and Kahoʻolawe, part of Maui County in Hawaiʻi. It has a diameter of about 0.4 miles (0.6 km) and maximum elevation of 161 feet (49 m). The islet is a Hawai’i State Seabird Sanctuary and a popular tourist destination for scuba diving, snuba and snorkeling.

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