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News Link Geology
Renewed Eruptions at El Hierro in the Canary Islands
Renewed submarine volcanism off the southern coast of El Hierro, as seen on November 5, 2011. Image courtesy of IGN.es
Trying to keep up with the news at El Hierro in the Canary Islands is
hard the seismicity and tremor has been almost nonstop for 6 months
now and over the last few weeks, the
submarine eruptions have waxed and waned but now we seem to have entered another period of strong submarine
activity (see above), which might possibly be closer to the ocean
UPDATE 3:15 EDT: It looks like the phreatomagmatic explosive activity is beginning south of El Hierro. Prensa El Hierro tweeted (translated): Juan Manuel Santana have just announced that produce water columns and ash. La Restinga is being evacuated as a precaution. Some new video/images of the area shows small explosive plumes/jets from the ocean surface that suggest the eruption is enterting a Surtseyan phase. Here is a live feed of TV from El Hierro with updates.
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