Underwater Volcanoes Tonga

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Traveonews - Volcanic phenomenon often cause terrible impression. But often creates an amazing scenery. As was the case in the Sea of ​​Tonga.

In January, the underwater volcano in Tonga spewing volcanic ashes into air. Quoted by world travel stories, these events led to several airline was forced to suspend their flights to a number of areas in the South Pacific islands.

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Named Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai, underwater volcanoes are located approximately 65 kilometers north of the capital Nuku Alofa. Currently erupted, the volcano spewed ash to a 4,500 meters height. The volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai first erupted in 2009. Before the eruption in January 2015, the volcano rumbled several times.

Meanwhile residents describe the eruption of Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai Tonga bring a spectacular view. Thick ash soared up into the air and lava change the color of the surrounding sea became blood red.

On the other hand, the Pleiades satellite captured aerial imagery of the volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai. In the image acquired on January 19, 2015, was a new island formed by the eruption of the volcano.

Yet this new island is not expected to last long. Geologists estimate the island will disappear within a few months due to a weak composition.

So underwater volcanoes Tonga can be a travel destination ideas, beacuse it is already safe to go there. Enjoy the new sensation by seeing the volcanic phenomenon.

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