An Earthquake of 6.7 Magnitude Hits Indonesia and Philippines
Strong, shallow underwater earthquakes hit western Indonesia and the Philippines' capital area on Monday, but no significant damage or tsunami warnings were issued. Volcanic Eruption(Photo by Mitsuo Komoriya)
Submarine cable in the South Pacific damaged more than previously expected
The eruption of an undersea volcano not only interrupted the submarine cable but tore it into several pieces.The Tonga Cable System, which connects Tonga with Fiji, has been damaged more severely than previously thought. James Panuve, managing director of Tonga Cable Limited, told Voice of America (VOA) that a Subcom repair ship found the severed ends of the 840-kilometer submarine cable damaged in an undersea volcano eruption on January 15. But instead of a clean break, the section of cable was torn into numerous pieces, Panuve explained.
Surf Fishing 1 Day After Tsunami Advisory at Salinas River State Beach | Moss Landing, CA
Fishing for surfperch at Moss Landing a day after the Tonga volcano eruption and during king tide
An underwater volcano has erupted, causing potential Tsunami for the West Coast of the United States
In an article for The New York Times, it was revealed that an underwater volcano near the island nation of Tonga erupted, which triggered tsunami warnings across the west coast of the United States.
West Coast US under tsunami advisory following volcanic eruption
An undersea volcano in the Pacific Ocean has triggered tsunami warnings on the West Coast and in Alaska. The undersea volcano eruption near the Pacific nation of Tonga sent large waves crashing across the shore and people rushing above ground.Japan Meteorology Agency via AP.