La Palma volcano update: Images of the sea entry

Wed, 29 Sep 2021, 15:36
15:36 PM | BY: T
View of the area with the vent (l) and the lava flow into the sea
View of the area with the vent (l) and the lava flow into the sea
Zoom onto the sea entry with lava meeting the ocean
Zoom onto the sea entry with lava meeting the ocean
Ash emissions and lava flow from the vent
Ash emissions and lava flow from the vent
The lava flow remains active, and has already constructed a sizeable new lava delta reaching out perhaps a few 100 m into the sea. At the active cone, the lower vent continues to produce a lava fountain and feed the main lava flow.
The vents at the summit were seen generating dense ash columns drifting east towards the ocean. Here are some impressions of how the scene looked at around 1 p.m. today.

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Wed, 29 Sep 2021, 11:36
Earthquakes under La Palma during the past 48 hours
Since the violent re-start of activity on Monday evening, the eruption has been going on with more or less stable lava output from the vent, and volcanic tremor has been stable. During this morning, a tendency of increasing activity seems to be manifesting itself. ... Read all
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