The population of La Restinga has been evacuated from their homes.
Scientists have observed, visible to the naked eye are two visible upwellings of magma at two different points in the sea. They have managed to collect samples.
The farther upwelling is approximately 3.5 miles from the coast. The nearer one is much closer and in shallow waters.
The stench of sulphur is in the air and there are many dead fish floating on the surface.
Yesterday under controlled supervision homeowners were escorted on a brief visit to their homes to remove their personal belongings.
There is a lot of seismic activity still going on in the area.