/La Palma volcano, live updates today: eruption, tsunami warning and latest news | Canary Islands – AS English

La Palma volcano, live updates today: eruption, tsunami warning and latest news | Canary Islands – AS English


Headlines

– Volcano enters 34th day of activity on Saturday, having begun on 19 September

Rain expected on Saturday carries a further risk to residents and buildings

Stranded dogs rescued by mysterious A-Team

– More than 600 tremors were registered in La Palma in the last week, according to Spain’s Instituto Geográfico Nacional

– Strongest earthquake registered on Tuesday night, 4.8 magnitude

– Lava flow now covers surface area of 886 hectares according to Copernicus radar imaging, with 2,185 buildings destroyed

– 35,000 earthquakes and tremors recorded in La Palma during the past month

– Cumbre Vieja eruption the “most significant since 1585”, according to Copernicus

– No short or medium term end to eruption claim experts, as more La Palma residents forced to evacuate

Delta has claimed around 40 hectares of new land from the Atlantic

Useful information

– Volcanologist speaks to AS about the effects of lava reaching the sea

– An overview of the active volcanoes on the Canary Islands

– When was the last volcanic eruption on the Canary Islands?

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