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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 6 May 2020

Wednesday May 06, 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  6 May 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 6 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.3), Etrusk (1 quake mag 2.3)
Fagradalsfjall (2 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.9), Inyo Craters (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.3), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.7), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Lava Mountains Volcanic Field (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Long Valley (8 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Mammoth Mountain (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Parker (1 quake mag 1.9), Polino (1 quake mag 1.4), Prestahnukur (7 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Reykjanes (11 quakes between mag 0.1-2.3), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.1), Salton Buttes (21 quakes between mag 1.1-3.9), Sousaki (2 quakes between mag 1.7-1.9), Taal (1 quake mag 1.7), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.2), Turrialba (1 quake mag 2.8), Vesuvius (1 quake mag 1.2) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 19 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 19 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 46 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.9 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.5 quake: 9km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 20h06 (15 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 00h43 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 3km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 03h52 (16 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 10h51 (18 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 8km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 01h35 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 26 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.9 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 10km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 17h01 (9 km N)
M 1.8 quake: 10km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 09h14 (8 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 11km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 09h04 (7 km N)
M 1.4 quake: 10km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 17h35 (9 km N)
M 1.4 quake: 9km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 12h38 (10 km N)
All earthquakes at Coso

El Hierro volcano (Canary Islands): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 18.0 km depth at 12 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: Canary Islands, Spain Region on Wed, 6 May 05h05 (12 km NNW)
All earthquakes at El Hierro

Etrusk volcano (Turkey): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 21 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.2 km depth at 9 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: Kecikiran-muradiye (van) (Turkey) on Wed, 6 May 02h37 (9 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Etrusk

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.7 earthquake

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.7 km depth at 3 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: 6km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Wed, 6 May 18h02 (3 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: 1.9 km NNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Wed, 6 May 00h49 (5 km SW)
M 1.6 quake: 2.3 km NNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Wed, 6 May 00h49 (5 km SW)
M 1.4 quake: 1.7 km NNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Wed, 6 May 00h48 (5 km SW)
M 1.1 quake: 3.9 km NNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Wed, 6 May 03h41 (13 km ESE)
M 0.8 quake: 4.1 km NW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Wed, 6 May 03h41 (14 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 21 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 21 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 10 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.6 and 1.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.9 quake: 11km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 08h27 (1 km S)
M 2.8 quake: 10km WSW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 08h29 (1 km S)
M 2.2 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 08h36 (2 km S)
M 2.2 quake: 11km WSW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 07h52 (1 km S)
M 2.2 quake: 11km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 6 May 10h20 (2 km S)
All earthquakes at Salton Buttes

Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 2 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 14.0 km depth at 19 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 5 km al Oeste de Pocora, Guacimo. (Costa Rica) on Wed, 6 May 21h28 (19 km NE)
All earthquakes at Turrialba
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 05, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.5), Biliran (1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Fagradalsfjall (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 04, 2020
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Anilao Hill (1 quake mag 1.5), Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 3.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 03, 2020
Quakes detected near: Cancajanag (1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.1-2.1), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Eldey (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Fagradalsfjall (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 02, 2020
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.3), Apoyeque (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Izalco (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 01, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Augustine (1 quake mag 1.1), Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.6), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Cone-Culasi (1 quake mag 1.6) ... [more]

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