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NASA images show volcanic eruption in S. Red Sea Region of Eritrea

06-14-2011 14:17 BJT

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NASA images taken from space show that a volcanic eruption in the Southern Red Sea Region of Eritrea, is from the historic Nabra volcano.

It is the first eruption in recent years, creating a large plume of ash up to 13 kilometers high. A series of moderate earthquakes are reported to have struck the Afambo area, near the international border with Djibouti, around midnight local time Monday. The moderate quakes were followed by two strong earthquakes.

NASA images taken from space show that a volcanic eruption in the Southern Red Sea Region of Eritrea, is from the historic Nabra volcano.

NASA images taken from space show that a volcanic eruption in
the Southern Red Sea Region of Eritrea, is from the historic
Nabra volcano.

 

Editor:Zhang Jingya |Source: CNTV.CN

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