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A fire in the Gulf of Mexico sparked by a break in an undersea gas pipeline has been put out, according to Mexico’s state-owned oil corporation, but videos of efforts to put out what appears to be an underwater caldron of fire continue to circulate.

Pemex tweeted that the “flames in the water” was put out at 10:45 a.m. after a gas leak roughly 500 feet from a drilling platform. There were no injuries recorded, and the event was brought under control in roughly 5 hours, according to the firm.

According to Reuters, the organization utilized boats to pump water over the underwater flames, though nitrogen was also used to put out the fire, according to a Pemex incident report. Footage of what appeared to be a scene from an end-of-the-world film, with bright orange flames shooting out of water that looked like molten lava, went viral on social media. According to Mexican state-owned petroleum corporation Petróleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, the event occurred when an oil pipeline connecting to Pemex’s Ku-Maloob-Zaap offshore platform complex ruptured.

“Never forget the time humanity set fire to the ocean and then tried to put it out by splashing water on it,” podcaster Dave Anthony tweeted. The fire at the Ku-Maloob-Zaap offshore oilfield was brought under control within five hours, according to Pemex. Pemex stated that no injuries had been reported and that the cause of the incident would be investigated.

The gas pipeline was linked to an oil rig that was producing 726,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. The event “did not result in any spill,” according to Angel Carrizales, the head of Mexico’s oil safety regulator ASEA, who stated on Twitter. He didn’t say what was on the water’s surface that was burning.

Ku Maloob Zaap is Pemex’s largest crude oil producer, accounting for more than 40% of the company’s daily output of almost 1.7 million barrels. According to a Pemex incident report given by one of Reuters’ sources, “an electrical storm and severe rains disrupted the turbomachinery of Ku Maloob-active Zaap’s production facilities.”

Three boats were observed putting out the fires in the Gulf of Mexico. One vessel, however, seen distant from the fire, has sparked a slew of memes. Here are some interesting ones:

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