Causes and mechanisms of the 2011-2012 El Hierro (Canary Islands) submarine eruption

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MARTI, Joan; PINEL, Virginie; LOPEZ, Carmen; GEYER, Adelina; ABELLA, Rafael; TARRAGA, Marta; BLANCO, María José; CASTRO, Antonio; RODRIGUEZ, Carmen; (2013)
  • Publisher: AMERICAN GEOPHYSICAL UNION
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1002/jgrb.50087
  • Subject: [ SDU.STU.VO ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Volcanology | VOLCANOLOGIE | OCEAN | ROCHE METAMORPHIQUE | SISMOLOGIE | [ SDE.MCG ] Environmental Sciences/Global Changes

International audience; El Hierro eruption started on 10 October 2011 after an unrest episode that initiated on 17 July 2011. This is the first eruption in the Canary Islands that has been tracked in real time. Although being submarine and not directly observable, the d... View more
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    26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 Table 1. Whole rock compositions of the studied samples [from Martí et al , submitted] HB1 HB2 HB3 HB4 HB5 (HABsh6) HB6 HB8 HB9

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