New volcanic complex...


Discovered by the researchers of the INGV (Italian Geological Survey) an unknown volcanic complex near the Calabrian Tyrrhenian coast which, divided into two macro-areas, would have developed along a fault in the earth's crust

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High resolution bathymetry of the study area where the large volcanic-magmatic complex developed along the STEP fault associated with the subduction of the Adriatic-Ionian micro-plate beneath the Arco Calabro Peloritano was discovered.

Sources:

http://www.ingv.it/it/stampa-e-urp/stampa/comunicati-stampa/4223-ingv-individuato-nel-mar-tirreno-un-complesso-vulcanico-finora-sconosciuto

https://eos.org/research-spotlights/new-volcanic-complex-found-below-the-southern-tyrrhenian-sea

https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2019TC005533


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