Antarctic Orca Submarine Volcano Blasted by Swarm of 85,000 Earthquakes


In a remote area, a mix of geophysical methods identifies magma transfer below the seafloor as the cause. Even off the coast of Antarctica, volcanoes can be found. A sequence of more than 85,000 earthquakes was recorded in 2020 at the deep-sea volcano Orca, which has been inactive for a long time, a swarm quake that reached proportions not previously observed for this region. The fact that such e...

Read Complete Article

Post a Comment

Previous Post Next Post