El Hierro

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El Hierro experiences tremor

El Hierro has experienced another strong ground tremor on Wednesday afternoon. The quake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, was reported shortly after 1.30 in the afternoon.

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Dozens of flights diverted from Tenerife North due to fog

Nearly 40 flights were diverted and 12 were cancelled as Tenerife North was struck by heavy fog on Tuesday and yesterday. International and Domestic flights were moved to Tenerife South, with busses carrying passengers from one airport to the other. The disruption was caught on camera by pilots for local airline Binter, who shared the

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El Hierro experiences tremor

Seismologists have said there is no need for alarm, after El Hierro experienced another strong ground tremor on Wednesday. The quake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, was reported shortly after 1.30 in the afternoon. Recently there had been little in the way of seismic activity, with no major tremors being reported for nearly a

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Dozens of flights diverted from Tenerife North due to fog

Nearly 40 flights were diverted and 12 were cancelled as Tenerife North was struck by heavy fog on Tuesday and yesterday. International and Domestic flights were moved to Tenerife South, with busses carrying passengers from one airport to the other. The disruption was caught on camera by pilots for local airline Binter, who shared the

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Over 260 earthquakes in 48 hours on El Hierro

Since the beginning of what is being labelled the sixth series of seismic events on the island of El Hierro since the volcanic activity began in July 2011 there have been 260 registered earthquakes on the island from Friday 14th March to today, Sunday 16th March 2014. Yesterday (Saturday 15th March 2014) there were 136

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