Eruptions at El Hierro, Canary Islands

Nuevas imágenes de la mancha de emisiones en el Mar de las Calmas

El Hierro Still Churning the Sea


Over the last couple of month there has been constant seismic activity around El Hierro, the most western and smalles of the Spanish Canary Islands. Flickr members, including the local government, showcase the suboceanig world document the ongoing phenomenon.

Fondos volcánicos de la isla de El Hierro Alineación de emisiones mancha de La Restinga. Fondos volcánicos de la isla de El Hierro

Fotos del proceso eruptivo en la isla de El Hierro  Vista aérea de la erupción submarina de El Hierro

Photos from Presidencia del Gobierno de Canarias, NASA Earth Observatory, NHArq, Cabildo insular de El Hierro, and Víctor R. Rodríguez.

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