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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 20 May 2020

Wednesday May 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 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 20 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.7-1.6), Cupaello (1 quake mag 1.3), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6)
Herdubreid (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7), Latukan (1 quake mag 1.9), Lava Mountains Volcanic Field (5 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.2), Ngauruhoe (1 quake mag 1.0), Polino (1 quake mag 1.3), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.1), Rotorua (1 quake mag 1.7), Salton Buttes (5 quakes between mag 0.9-2.1), Sousaki (2 quakes between mag 1.6-1.8), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.7), Tenerife (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.0), Turrialba (1 quake mag 2.8), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 2.5) (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): 23 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 23 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 23 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.0 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 66km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Wed, 20 May 02h36 (15 km E)
M 2.1 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 12h42 (18 km S)
M 2.1 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 17h46 (18 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 10km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 04h46 (16 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: 7km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 10h26 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 10 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.6 and 2.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 13h29 (2 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 10km WSW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 19h51 (2 km SSE)
M 1.6 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 09h45 (2 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 09h47 (1 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 17h44 (6 km S)
All earthquakes at Salton Buttes

Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 3 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 10 km al Norte de Santa Cruz, Turrialba. (Costa Rica) on Wed, 20 May 18h35 (3 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Turrialba

Ubehebe Craters volcano (California): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 18 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0.4 km depth at 17 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 54km ENE of Independence, CA (USA) on Wed, 20 May 05h26 (17 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Ubehebe Craters
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Canlaon (1 quake mag 2.2), Cerro Prieto (3 quakes between mag 2.8-3.8), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 18, 2020
Quakes detected near: Aurora-Bodie (1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Clayton Valley (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Damavand (1 quake mag 2.7) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 17, 2020
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.1), Clayton Valley (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.0-2.2), Herdubreid (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Quakes detected near: Ampiro (1 quake mag 2.3), Aurora-Bodie (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3), Babuyan Claro (1 quake mag 2.4), Blit (1 quake mag 2.7), Camiguin de Babuyanes (1 quake mag 3.4), Cerro las Mercedes (1 quake mag 3.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 15, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.6), Clayton Valley (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.8), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.0) ... [more]

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