How the 2022 Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai eruption’s effects circled the globe – and even influenced weather in space

Scientists have studied the atmospheric waves caused by the eruption.

The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano on January 6, 2022, before the eruption on January 14th, 2022 in Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai Islands, Tonga. Credit: Maxar/Getty Images