Volcano Erupts in Canary Islands

A new volcanic eruption is underway right now in the Canary Islands , prompting unfounded fears that a mega tsunami will be hurled to the U.S. East Coast. For the first time since 1971, lava has reached the surface on the island of La Palma at the volcano, prompting evacuations of the area.

Over the last week, seismic activity has been increasing on La Palma, located within the Canary Islands archipelago west of the west coast of Africa.  In addition to the increased frequency and intensification of earthquakes, more and more  were occurring near the surface, a clear sign that magma was on the move and ready to erupt.

— Read on weatherboy.com/volcano-erupts-in-canary-islands-prompting-mega-tsunami-fears/


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