For anyone who wants to know, this location is found on this google map link. The Canary Islands are off the West North West tip of Africa, but oddly they are owned by Spain.
I do not know how this will affect the islanders living there, but nothing about this can be good. There was mention of a possible issue with poison gas if the lava connected to the ocean, but that might have only been hysteria writing to get peoples attention.
Here is the full link: