Aerial Footage Shows Ash Billowing From La Palma Volcano

Ash billowed from the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the Spanish island of La Palma on Wednesday November 10, as seen in footage released on Friday.

The volcano, which has been erupting continuously since September 19, has covered 1,018.9 hectares with lava, according to imagery analyzed by the European Union’s Copernicus satellite program.

Scientists with Copernicus determined the volcanic activity has destroyed 2,616 buildings on La Palma as of the morning of November 12. Credit: IGME via Storyful

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