Seafloor Eruptions Triggered by Tides, Ice Ages - National Geographic

Seafloor Eruptions Triggered by Tides, Ice Ages
National Geographic
She found the eruptions tended to occur near “neap” tide, every two weeks, when the amount of seawater over the volcanoes is slightly lower than at other times. The reduced weight on the volcanoes apparently encourages small earthquakes, which can be …

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