geomorphology


Physical Geography

Hierro Submarine Eruption

Hierro Submarine Eruption

A volcanic submarine eruption occurred off the coast of Spain’s Hierro Island at 1,200 meters below sea level on October 10, 2011.  The eruption left staining on the surface of the ocean which was captured by RapidEye’s satellite. According to Instituto Geográfico Nacional (IGN), more than 700 incidents of seismic […]