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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 24 Mar 2020

Tuesday Mar 24, 2020 23:50 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius during the past 24 hours on 24 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apo (1 quake mag 2.5), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.7-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.6-3.6), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.8-3.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4)
Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.0), Fagradalsfjall (1 quake mag 1.3), Helatoba-Tarutung (1 quake mag 4.4), Inyo Craters (8 quakes between mag 0.2-2.3), Katla (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.9), Lava Mountains Volcanic Field (5 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Loihi (1 quake mag 2.8), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.5), Long Valley (12 quakes between mag 0.6-2.8), Mammoth Mountain (52 quakes between mag 0.1-2.2), Nevados de Chillán (1 quake mag 3.0), Pico (1 quake mag 2.5), Reykjanes (35 quakes between mag 0.1-4.3), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Snowy Mountain (1 quake mag 1.5), Taupo (1 quake mag 2.0), Tindfjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.6), Whale Island (1 quake mag 2.0) (updated 23h50)

Note: Earthquakes within 20 km from and at depths less than 20 km under active volcanoes are reported. The list is not complete because many volcanoes are not monitored and/or seismic data in high resolution is not available publicly.

Volcanoes with recent earthquakes above magnitude 2 or more than 10 quakes are listed below:




Apo volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 2.0 km depth at 10 km distance WNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 028 km N 04° W of Digos City (Davao Del Sur) (Philippines) on Tue, 24 Mar 16h48 (10 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Apo
Apo volcano (2938 m) on Mindanao forms the highest peak of the Philippines. Its volcanic history is not well known, but although there are no historic eruptions it is considered to be active.
The volcano has an extensive hydrothermal field with ongoing geothermal exploration. Small shallow earthquakes related to this activity are common.

Brennisteinsfjöll volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.6

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (12:39 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 0.5 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: 3.1 km SE of Hafnarfjörður (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 12h39 (14 km NNE)
M 1.6 quake: 3.5 km SE of Hafnarfjörður (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 12h39 (13 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Brennisteinsfjöll

Clear Lake volcano (California): 9 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

9 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 21 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.1 and 1.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 22h26 (18 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 22h28 (18 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 15h15 (18 km S)
M 0.7 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h41 (17 km S)
M 0.6 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 20h13 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 48 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.2 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.0 quake: 10km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h01 (9 km N)
M 1.9 quake: 10km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 02h27 (7 km N)
M 1.8 quake: 10km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 10h46 (8 km N)
M 1.7 quake: 10km NNE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 20h52 (13 km N)
M 1.6 quake: 11km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 22h01 (8 km N)
All earthquakes at Coso

Helatoba-Tarutung volcano (Sumatra): magnitude 4.4 earthquake

A magnitude 4.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 12 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.4 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Tue, 24 Mar 19h32 (12 km NW)
All earthquakes at Helatoba-Tarutung

Inyo Craters volcano (California): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 52 minutes, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 2.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h02 (9 km WSW)
M 2.3 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h11 (9 km WSW)
M 2.2 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 18h01 (9 km WSW)
M 1.7 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 18h03 (9 km WSW)
M 1.4 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 16h59 (9 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Inyo Craters

Loihi volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 11.6 km depth at 7 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 44km SE of Pahala, Hawaii (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 00h31 (7 km W)
All earthquakes at Loihi

Long Valley volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 5 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.8 quake: 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h29 (9 km SSE)
M 2.6 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 18h10 (9 km SE)
M 2.3 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h59 (4 km SE)
M 2.0 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h52 (9 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 5km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 18h09 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Mammoth Mountain volcano (California): 52 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 52 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 10 hours, the last being recorded quake 25 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.2 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h51 (8 km W)
M 2.2 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 19h00 (8 km W)
M 1.9 quake: 3km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 16h39 (8 km W)
M 1.8 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 18h12 (8 km W)
M 1.7 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Tue, 24 Mar 17h03 (8 km W)
All earthquakes at Mammoth Mountain

Nevados de Chillán volcano (Central Chile and Argentina): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 15 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.7 km depth at 3 km distance WNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 38 km al SE de San Fabián (Chile) on Tue, 24 Mar 09h19 (3 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Nevados de Chillán

Pico volcano (Azores): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.0 km depth at 13 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: Azores Islands, Portugal on Tue, 24 Mar 01h43 (13 km NE)
All earthquakes at Pico

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 35 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 35 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 3 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.3 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 4.3 quake: 4.7 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 02h19 (5 km W)
M 2.5 quake: 2.5 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 16h55 (6 km WSW)
M 2.3 quake: 3.7 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 02h21 (6 km WSW)
M 2.1 quake: 3.8 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 02h10 (6 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 2.9 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Tue, 24 Mar 16h55 (6 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Mar 23, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.2), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.8-1.9), Cupaello (1 quake mag 1.8), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Mar 22, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.7), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Cerro Buena Vista (2 quakes between mag 2.5-2.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 21, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Balut (1 quake mag 2.4), Bulusan (1 quake mag 1.7), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.1), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Mar 20, 2020
Quakes detected near: Agua (1 quake mag 3.0), Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.5), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.4), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Mar 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Mar 19, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.1), Askja (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Balut (1 quake mag 2.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Chaîne des Puys (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.9), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5) ... [more]

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