Volcano eruptions create new island near Japan

Volcano eruptions create new island near Japan

Volcanic eruptions spewing out ash and lava particles blasting out of the ocean said that a new volcanic island about 620 miles south of Tokyo in the Pacific Ocean has been formed.

The Bonin Islands have a new member in it called the Black cone. These islands are a series of tropical and subtropical islands made by volcanic ejections that incorporates Iwo Jima.

A few direct quakes around 4.5 on the richter scale marked the eruptions on Nov. 18. On the 20th of Nov there was steam and boiling water visible over the ocean seaward of Nishino-shima, which is a little island that denotes the summit of a huge underwater spring of gushing lava, as per the Japanese Coast Guard, which checked the ejection via air.

The island is still little and the volcanic hole is in the ballpark of
500 feet in measurement and the island itself is just 650 feet wide and 980 feet long, the Coast Guard gave an account of its site on 21st Nov. The ash crest shot out 2,000 feet into the air visible to the eye.


FrenchTribune Specials

Exercise has little role in fighting obesity, study

According to a new study, physical activity has no major role in controlling obesity and doctors said that public campaigns must be focused on avoiding unhealthy foods.

The editorial published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine said that it is time to clear the myth about exercise.Three international experts said that the physical...

Most Popular

Harper government commits to extend its contribution to ISS

The Harper government committed that for next four years...

Canada Health Officials expand Monitoring of Ticks

A dramatic rise in the number of cases of a deadly...

Dr.Squyres describe Mars rovers’ journey

Dr. Steven Squyres, who is the Principal Scientific...

Darwin reptile expert helps save elusive python from extinction

A leading expert on reptiles from the city of Darwin in...

Poll

Can Greece Come out of Economic Problems: