La Palma volcano, live updates today: eruption, tsunami warning and latest news | Canary … Google Miscellanea


  • Cumbre Vieja eruption has been active for two months, having started on 19 September

  • Thursday saw number of tremors spike, with over 300 recorded in 24 hours

  • Largest earthquake since eruption began – magnitude 5.1 – registered on Friday morning

  • Volunteer worker killed in exclusion zone while cleaning volcanic ash

  • Surface area of lava flow now covers over 1,042 hectares

  • More than 2,600 buildings have been damaged by the lava flow

  • Delta formed in Atlantic Ocean by lava flows now covers over 40 hectares

  • Around 7,000 of the island’s 85,000 residents have been evacuated

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