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Metis Shoal vulkaan
Submarine volcano 43 m / 141 ft
Tonga, Tonga Islands, -19.18°S / -174.87°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Metis Shoal vulkaan boeken
Metis Shoal vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1995 
Typical eruption style:
niet gespecifieerd
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Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Metis Shoal volcano news & activity updates:

Metis Shoal volcano (Tonga): weekly volcanic activity report 30 October-5 November 2019

Thursday Nov 07, 2019 07:17 AM | DOOR: MARTIN
New elongated island with reduced area 22 000 m² (image: Sentinel 2/Copernicus/Culture Volcano)
New elongated island with reduced area 22 000 m² (image: Sentinel 2/Copernicus/Culture Volcano)
GeoNet reported that by 1 November the eruption at Metis Shoal (Lateiki) had formed an elongated island with no visible evidence of the old 1995 dome.
According to a news article the new island is about 100 m wide and 400 m long and had emerged at a location 120 m away from the former island. The article noted that the eruption had ceased.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 30 October-5 November 2019
Vorig nieuws
Thursday, Oct 24, 2019
Eruption plume seen from Metis Shoal (image: Sentinel hub)
Since last update on 17 October The Wellington VAAC reported that on 22 October pilots observed intermittent white plumes rising from Metis Shoal (Lateiki) to 3.7 km (12,000 ft). There was no ash signature in the plumes. Lees alle
Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
Eruption plume seen on Sentinal satellite imagery.
A submarine eruption was spotted on Monday, with a steam plume rising up to 5km (17,000ft) above the water surface. The Aviation Colour Code was raised to Orange by the Tonga Met Service. Lees alle

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