Huge Tonga underwater volcano eruption captured in stunning satellite video

Huge Tonga underwater volcano eruption captured in stunning satellite video

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1/16/2022 5:03:00 PM

Huge Tonga underwater volcano eruption captured in stunning satellite video

The new eruption on Jan. 15 spawned a 4-foot tsunami and sent an ash cloud 12 miles high.

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Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai Erupts AgainYesterday, GOESWest captured another explosive eruption of the Hunga Tonga -Hunga Ha'apai volcano in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga . Fun fact: this volcanic island first formed between Dec. 2014-Jan 2015. Learn more about our ImageOfTheDay: Hmmmmmm.. And if a massive eruption caused a tsunami? Can anyone confirm what my bestie & I saw here? Ooph. “Fun Fact” is not a great phrase to use considering how many families are out there trying to find out of their loved ones have survived the current event.

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Tonga volcano eruption triggers tsunami warnings in Japan, Pacific islandsAn underwater volcano off Tonga erupted on Saturday, triggering tsunami warnings and evacuation orders in Japan and causing large waves in several South Pacific islands, where footage on social media showed waves crashing into coastal homes. tonyserrata The entire coast of CA was on alert today. It caused rain here in Bakersfield.

Tariq Malik Editor-in-Chief Tariq is the Editor-in-Chief of Space.com and joined the team in 2001, first as an intern and staff writer, and later as an editor. He covers human spaceflight, exploration and space science, as well as skywatching and entertainment. He became Space.com's Managing Editor in 2009 and Editor-in-Chief in 2019. Before joining Space.com, Tariq was a staff reporter for The Los Angeles Times covering education and city beats in La Habra, Fullerton and Huntington Beach. He is also an Eagle Scout (yes, he has the Space Exploration merit badge) and went to Space Camp four times as a kid and a fifth time as an adult. He has journalism degrees from the University of Southern California and New York University. To see his latest project, you can follow Tariq on Twitter. Sign Up for e-mail newsletters Get breaking space news and the latest updates on rocket launches, skywatching events and more! Contact me with news and offers from other Future brands Receive email from us on behalf of our trusted partners or sponsors Thank you for signing up to Space. You will receive a verification email shortly. There was a problem. Please refresh the page and try again. By submitting your information you agree to the