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Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 20 Apr 2020

Monday Apr 20, 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 20 Apr 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 20 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apastepeque (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.3), Augustine (1 quake mag 2.2), Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Bardarbunga (16 quakes between mag 0.1-4.6), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0)
Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Cupaello (2 quakes between mag 1.0-2.4), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.0), Fagradalsfjall (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.6), Jumbo Dome (1 quake mag 1.0), Lava Mountains Volcanic Field (6 quakes between mag 1.0-2.6), Long Valley (6 quakes between mag 0.8-2.2), Makiling (1 quake mag 3.0), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.6), Pacdahauan (1 quake mag 2.6), Reykjanes (16 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Rinjani (1 quake mag 3.5), San Vicente (1 quake mag 2.3), Sporades (1 quake mag 2.3), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.5), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.0) (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:




Apastepeque volcano (El Salvador): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 21 minutes, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 13.0 and 9.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 13 Km al norte de San Vicente, El Salvador on Mon, 20 Apr 15h03 (17 km SSW)
M 1.5 quake: 14 Km al oeste de Vista Hermosa, El Salvador on Mon, 20 Apr 13h42 (19 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Apastepeque

Augustine volcano (Cook Inlet (SW Alaska)): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0 km depth at 14 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 104km SW of Anchor Point, Alaska (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 19h01 (14 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Augustine

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 2 hours, the last being recorded quake 18 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 4.6 quake: Iceland on Mon, 20 Apr 03h54 (6 km NNE)
M 1.2 quake: 6.6 km E of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 03h58 (7 km E)
M 0.8 quake: 7.8 km E of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 05h48 (8 km E)
M 0.8 quake: 6.8 km ENE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 03h46 (7 km NE)
M 0.6 quake: 3.5 km ENE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 03h59 (4 km NE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 25 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 25 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.6 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 05h12 (18 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 8km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 17h13 (18 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 3km NNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 08h54 (19 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 9km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 05h08 (16 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 4km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 01h52 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Cupaello volcano (Italy): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 minutes, the last being recorded quake 52 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 12.6 and 10.8 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 2 km SW Micigliano (RI) (Italy) on Mon, 20 Apr 22h51 (9 km NW)
M 1.0 quake: 4 km NW Castel Sant'Angelo (RI) (Italy) on Mon, 20 Apr 22h57 (7 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Cupaello

Irazu volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 5 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 3 km al Norte de Pacayas, Alvarado. (Costa Rica) on Mon, 20 Apr 06h24 (5 km SE)
All earthquakes at Irazu

Lava Mountains Volcanic Field volcano (California): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 22 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 13.1 and 6.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.6 quake: 17km S of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 23h27 (15 km NNE)
M 1.5 quake: 14km SSW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 03h14 (17 km N)
M 1.1 quake: 11km ESE of Ridgecrest, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 18h02 (11 km NNW)
M 1.1 quake: 27km S of Trona, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 13h17 (12 km ENE)
M 1.1 quake: 14km SSW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 11h56 (16 km N)
All earthquakes at Lava Mountains Volcanic Field

Long Valley volcano (California): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.5 and 4.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 13km W of Toms Place, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 00h17 (17 km SSW)
M 2.1 quake: 13km W of Toms Place, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 05h14 (18 km SSW)
M 1.7 quake: 16km WSW of Toms Place, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 21h13 (19 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 06h13 (8 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 7km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 Apr 14h32 (7 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Makiling volcano (Luzon Island): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.0 km depth at 12 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 002 km N 44° W of Tanauan City (Batangas) (Philippines) on Mon, 20 Apr 05h15 (12 km S)
All earthquakes at Makiling

Pacdahauan volcano (Central Philippines): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 14 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 005 km N 41° W of Capoocan (Leyte) (Philippines) on Mon, 20 Apr 18h22 (14 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Pacdahauan

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 12 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.6 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.5 quake: 1.2 km N of Grindavík (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 03h50 (6 km SW)
M 1.4 quake: 2.0 km NW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 11h41 (5 km SW)
M 1.1 quake: 0.7 km WNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 02h46 (14 km SE)
M 1.0 quake: 6.0 km WNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 11h57 (4 km SSE)
M 0.8 quake: 6.5 km NNE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Mon, 20 Apr 10h47 (6 km W)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Rinjani volcano (Lombok): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 13 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 14 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: Sumbawa Region, Indonesia on Mon, 20 Apr 11h08 (14 km N)
All earthquakes at Rinjani

San Vicente volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 17 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 13 Km al sureste de San Vicente, El Salvador on Mon, 20 Apr 16h11 (17 km W)
All earthquakes at San Vicente

Sporades volcano (Greece): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.0 km depth at 9 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: (Greece) on Mon, 20 Apr 18h39 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Sporades
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Apr 19, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Coso (19 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Cuilapa-Barbarena (1 quake mag 2.7), Cupaello (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Apr 18, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apastepeque (1 quake mag 1.3), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Cofrentes (1 quake mag 1.1), Coso (16 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), 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 17 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Apr 17, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.1), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Bardarbunga (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Furnas (1 quake mag 1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Apr 16, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.3), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.6), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.3), Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Apr 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Baru (1 quake mag 3.1), Cerro Singüil (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (22 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4) ... [more]

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