Astronomers Document An Explosive Two...

Astronomers Document An Explosive Two Weeks Of...

There are 1 comment on the RedOrbit story from Aug 5, 2014, titled Astronomers Document An Explosive Two Weeks Of.... In it, RedOrbit reports that:

Image Caption: Jupiter's moon Io saw three massive volcanic eruptions within a two-week period last August.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Aug 6, 2014

A large igneous province plateau flow. Don,t get many of those to the millenium on Earth by the way.

Would be relatively common on Io as a result of production of lots of magma by tidal flexure.

Have a nice day: Ag

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