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Metis Shoal volcano (Tonga, Tonga Islands) activity update: New submarine eruption

Чт, 17 окт 2019, 12:55
12:55 PM | ПЇЅПЇЅПЇЅПЇЅПЇЅ: MJFLEGEND
Eruption plume seen on Sentinal satellite imagery.
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.

No other signs of the eruption have manifested on the surface so far, but the previous eruption in 1995 was explosive.

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Wed, 16 Oct 2019, 06:00
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) a.s.l. There was no ash signature in the plumes. ... Read all
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