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Thu, 6 May 2021, 07:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 May 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.9), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Gran Canaria (1 quake mag 1.6) ... read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 07:40
4.5 quake 6 May 1:07 pm (GMT +6)
The European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported a magnitude 4.5 quake in Kazakhstan near Kegen, Raiymbek District, Almaty Oblysy, 32 minutes ago. The earthquake hit around noon on Thursday 6 May 2021 at 1:07 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data. ... read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 07:21
Emissions of gas and steam plumes from Ambae volcano visible from webcam on 4 May (image: VMGD)
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) reported about slight increase of a seismic unrest at the volcano. ... read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 07:20
Worldwide earthquakes above magnitude 3 during the past 24 hours on  6 May 2021
Summary: 5 quakes 5.0+, 36 quakes 4.0+, 107 quakes 3.0+, 214 quakes 2.0+ (362 total) ... read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 07:05
Tall lava fountain from Fagradalsfjall captured by webcams (image IMO / twitter)
The eruption continues with pulsating short-lived lava fountains at regular intervals. The intervals changed this morning from a rhythm of approx. 10 minutes to half an hour, but the height reached by some lava jets surpassed 400 m, the Icelandic Met office (IMO) reported. read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 06:40
5.1 quake 6 May 2:24 pm (GMT +8)
The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) reported a magnitude 5.1 quake in the Philippines near Digos, Davao del Sur, Davao, only 15 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Thursday 6 May 2021 at 2:24 pm local time at a shallow depth of 17 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report. ... read all
Thu, 6 May 2021, 06:37
4.9 quake 6 May 2:21 pm (GMT +8)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred early afternoon on Thursday 6 May 2021 at 2:21 pm local time near Kidapawan, Cotabato, Soccsksargen, Philippines, as reported by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ). ... read all

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