Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
World Volcano Activity UPDATE !!! MARAPI AGAIN!!! KATLA AGAIN!!! SWARM STARTING IN ICELAND DORMANT VOLCANO Bláfjoll!!!
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Luisport:MV8xNzU0NjcwXzI5MjI3OTg5X0NFOUI5N0Qw] During the last 24 hours Hekla has been the recipient of 3 earthquakes and four microseismical events ranging from 0M to 0.7M. The depth has ranged from 7.5km to 0.7km. The fartherest earthquake was an 0.2M yesterday that was 5km due east. The trend has been from east to the center under the volcano proper. The seismics has trended from depth and upwards. Todays quake at 0.7 is on top of the uppermost of the magma chambers of Hekla. Due to the logarithmic scale, earthquakes at 0M is not exactly zero, so they do exist, it is just that the scale gets a bit wonky in the really low end. There has been no rise in the tremor levels and so far no reports of increases in gas emission. There has also been no rapid GPS motion during the last 2 weeks. Currently the borehole strainmeters are offline due to a server failure. Many of these specialized plots are piped through the server that hosts the older parts of the site. The problem will hopefully be fixed in the morning. This behaviour is not what was seen during the last eruption. In 2000 the small quakes (below 0.5M) started about 2 hours before the eruption started. This is far more outspread. My judgement is that this is a sign of a coming eruption. But what neither I, nor anyone else can say, is when that will happen. It is though most likely not far around the bend due to Hekla being judged to be close, since quite some time, by the IMO. Currently we have twice the uplift and magma influx compared to 2000, we have had borehole transients, and odd seismic activity. So, the signs do really lean towards an eruption being close. Problem is just that we as always are talking about anything from in 2 hours, to somewhere in the next decade or so. So in the end we can just sum it up as Hekla being her usual and mysterious self. For the press What is stated above about Hekla being close to an eruption should be understod as that she is always close to an eruption. That is her nature. Hekla currently does not warrant more than a short notice at most. And please dear lord, do not write any doom and gloom story about the end of the world. At most it will be a nuisance. Same goes for Katla. http://volcanocafe.wordpress.com/2012/01/22/hekla-unusual-seismicity/ [/quote]
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
GLPVC Monday Nite 7/14 at 9pm est - ORLY TAITZ guest *Topic - illegals/border crisis & the halFRO in the WH
First the blood moon, now the Supermoon Is there spiritual significance in tonight's lunar phenomenon?
The case for Obama’s impeachment: The Constitution’s remedy for a lawless, imperial president
Do Your Genes Make You a Democrat?
Smart Lights: New LEDS Allow NSA To Spy On Your Every Movement
California Governor Signs Homosexual Bill Eliminating Terms ‘Husband’ and ‘Wife’
Is Monsanto Contributing To The Rise In Mass Shootings?
Consciousness Becoming Less Taboo Subject for Scientists
Earth's Magnetic Field Is In Trouble
Indiana storing DNA of 2 million children without parents' consent
And the World’s Prison Capital Is … LOUISIANA!!!
New GOOGLE Glass technology reads your mind...
Nikola Tesla's Pro-Eugenics, Anti-Coffee Portrait of the Future
Police Trolling Personal Ads to Trick People Into Sex Crimes
Facebook is spying on your mom, your relationships and your political views
Drug maker in hot water for hiding trial data, bribing doctors to prescribe Celexa and Lexapro to children
Financial Institutions Fear Global Revolution
CISPA is back with a new name, and it’s even more dangerous to Americans’ privacy
Newly released FBI files on 9/11 Florida investigation reveal an “antagonist” from Jerusalem – Who is the government trying to protect?
Coming soon: Bill Gates-funded birth control microchip
Junk Food Encoded in Children's DNA and Beyond
Red Cross refuses to disclose how it spent Hurricane Sandy money, says it's a 'trade secret*
The Cure to the Illegal Immigration Crisis: Repeal NAFTA
Boy Invents Device to Prevent Kids From Being Forgotten in Hot Cars
Fed up: Anger rising across America
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd.
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2014 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.004s (5 queries)