The yacht 'Maiken' was traveling in the south Pacific when the crew came across a bizarre sight. It was sand in the water, sand floating ON TOP of the waves. At first, they couldn't locate the source of the eerie phenomenon. A half hour later they heard a blast. Over the next few hours they watched a volcano form an entire island form in the middle of the ocean. This is pretty cool...
Lucky sailors watch formation of volcanic island in the midde of the ocean (16 Photos)