Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020

Tue, 29 Dec 2020, 23:50
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 29 Dec 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 29 Dec 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Herdubreid (8 quakes between mag 0.2-2.7), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.2)
Mauna Loa (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.3), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.5), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.4), Theistareykjarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Yake-dake (1 quake mag 2.8) (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:




Herdubreid volcano (Iceland): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.7

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.2 and 2.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.7 quake 2.0 Km W of Herðubreiðarlindir, Iceland, 29 December 2020 01:13 UTC (4 km ENE)
2.3 quake 1.7 Km W of Herðubreiðarlindir, Iceland, 29 Dec 1:13 am (GMT +0) (4 km ENE)
1.1 quake 2.0 Km WSW of Herðubreiðarlindir, Iceland, 29 December 2020 01:17 UTC (4 km ENE)
1.0 quake 0.6 Km W of Herðubreið, Iceland, 29 Dec 7:43 am (GMT +0) (1 km SW)
0.9 quake 2.4 Km SW of Herðubreið, Iceland, 29 Dec 7:41 am (GMT +0) (3 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Herdubreid

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 5 minutes, the last being recorded quake 20 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.9 and 6.9 km.
Earthquake details:
2.3 quake 14 mi north of Pāhala, Hawaii County, USA, 28 Dec 5:31 pm (GMT -10) (15 km ESE)
2.1 quake 14 mi north of Pāhala, Hawaii County, USA, 28 Dec 5:21 pm (GMT -10) (15 km ESE)
1.2 quake 13 mi north of Pāhala, Hawaii County, USA, 28 Dec 4:26 pm (GMT -10) (15 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Yake-dake volcano (Honshu): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 15 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.8 km depth at 6 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.8 quake 28 km west of Matsumoto, Matsumoto Shi, Nagano, Japan, 29 Dec 5:49 pm (GMT +9) (6 km E)
All earthquakes at Yake-dake

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Mon, 28 Dec 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Dec 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.1), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.8-1.9), Herdubreid (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4) ... Read all
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