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Kverkfjoell volcano (Iceland): glacial flood and small phreatic explosion (Icelandic Civil Protection)

Sat, 17 Aug 2013, 10:03
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Aerial photo of the NE rim of the Kverkjökull glacier with deposits of the flood and ash from the phreatic explosion (
Aerial photo of the NE rim of the Kverkjökull glacier with deposits of the flood and ash from the phreatic explosion (
Una pequeña erupción freática parece haber ocurrido ayer en el volcán central de Kverkfjoell cubiertas de hielo. El vapor-conducido (no hay magma fresco implicado) explosión seguida de una pequeña inundación glacial el 15 de agosto el glaciar de Kverkjökull lanzado al río Volga y era probablemente un resultado de la liberación de presión durante el diluvio.

Noticias Anteriores

Sat, 20 Oct 2012, 12:05
Location of quakes (Icelandic Met Office)
Un enjambre de pequeño terremoto ocurrido el sábado en el volcán de Kverkfjoell con unos 20 sismos. El mayor fue un evento de magnitud 2.6 en 1,1 km de profundidad. Read all
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