HONOLULU (KITV) - Pele's impact was trending on the web!  Weather Optics tweeted this photo with the caption:

Time was of the essence in this video posted to Twitter.  Ian Nesbitt wrote:

Something interesting to note-Thursday's explosion falls near another important date.  Kevin Zelko posted this to Twitter:

Although, Mt. St. Helens erupted May 18th, 1980, that's 38 years and one day to the date.