Undersea volcanic action on video 10 June 2009Posted by admin in eruptions, Pacific, submarine volcanism.
Tags: submarine volcanism, volcanic eruptions, volcano videos, West Mata
Over at Discovery News there’s a fascinating report on the undersea eruptive activity revealed at West Mata in the South Pacific by a team of scientists investigating neovolcanism in the NE Lau Basin. There is some dramatic video footage of the actively erupting (and appropriately-named) Hades and Prometheus vents on West Mata, captured by the team’s Jason-2 ROV.
Undersea volcanic eruptions spotted in action – Discovery News, 5 June 2009