Eruption of Etna
The eruption from the crater was accompanied by the release of volcanic ash and a flow of lava, which flowed down the slopes of the volcano.
On the Italian island of Sicily on the evening of Tuesday, February 16, Mount Etna woke up. Because of this, Catania International Airport has suspended its work, the agency reports. ANSA.
It is noted that the eruption from the crater on the southeastern slope was accompanied by the release of volcanic ash and lava flow.
An increase in volcanic activity was recorded by the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology at 16:10 local time (17:10 Kiev time).
The source of the tremors is located at a depth of about 2,900 – 3,000 meters. Increased tremor is accompanied by violent infrasonic activity with high-amplitude signals.
As you know, Etna is one of the most active volcanoes on the planet. Since 1950, it has erupted several dozen times.
Mount Etna in Sicily, Italy went boom again last night pic.twitter.com/71C5bhNABC
— David Beckham 🌊🌊 (@Fake_Beckham) February 16, 2021
🔴 Etna in eruption:
Impressive volcanic storm pic.twitter.com/i2QID1RjXg
– François Beaudonnet (@beaudonnet) February 16, 2021
– Antonio La Bruna (@ AntonioLaBruna1) February 16, 2021
— Boris Behncke (@etnaboris) February 16, 2021
As a reminder, in mid-December 2020, Etna erupted.
It was previously reported that volcano Fuego began to erupt behind a tourist… A Guatemalan decided to meditate on the mountain and witnessed a volcanic eruption, which he filmed.
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