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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 16 Jan 2021

Sat, 16 Jan 2021, 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 16 Jan 2021 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 16 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Biliran (1 quake mag 3.1), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.4), Etna (7 quakes between mag 1.1-3.4), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0)
Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-2.3), Krísuvík (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Long Valley (7 quakes between mag 0.2-2.3), Mikura-jima (1 quake mag 2.6), Reykjanes (67 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), San Salvador (1 quake mag 2.1), Tenerife (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Yake-dake (1 quake mag 3.0) (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:




Biliran volcano (Central Philippines): magnitude 3.1 earthquake

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 18 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
3.1 quake Philippines Sea, 1.8 km north of Pinamopoan, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines, 16 Jan 2021 9:58 am (GMT +8) (18 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Biliran

Clear Lake volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.6 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
1.3 quake 6km WNW of Cobb, CA, USA, 15 Jan 2021 3:58 pm (GMT -8) (15 km S)
1.3 quake 4km WSW of Cobb, CA, USA, 16 Jan 2021 3:13 am (GMT -8) (17 km S)
1.3 quake 8km WNW of Cobb, CA, USA, 16 Jan 2021 8:13 am (GMT -8) (15 km SSW)
1.2 quake 8km WNW of Cobb, CA, USA, 16 Jan 2021 8:21 am (GMT -8) (15 km SSW)
1.1 quake 2km NNE of The Geysers, CA, USA, 15 Jan 2021 10:00 pm (GMT -8) (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.4

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 24 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 16.4 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
3.4 quake 15 km east of Bronte, Catania, Sicily, Italy, 16 Jan 2021 6:47 pm (GMT +1) (0 km NNE)
3.1 quake 18 km northwest of Giarre, Catania, Sicily, Italy, 16 Jan 2021 4:21 pm (GMT +1) (11 km NNE)
1.7 quake 11 Km W Milo (CT), Italy, 16 Jan 2021 7:07 pm (GMT +1) (1 km NE)
1.7 quake 4 Km W Zafferana Etnea (CT), Italy, 16 Jan 2021 9:02 am (GMT +1) (9 km SE)
1.6 quake 10 Km W Milo (CT), Italy, 16 Jan 2021 3:23 am (GMT +1) (1 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Katla volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 hours, the last being recorded quake 19 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.1 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details:
2.3 quake 7.1 Km ENE of Goðabunga, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 11:31 pm (GMT +0) (4 km NW)
0.7 quake 3.1 Km NE of Hábunga, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 8:50 pm (GMT +0) (4 km S)
All earthquakes at Katla

Long Valley volcano (California): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 5 hours, the last being recorded quake 18 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.8 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.3 quake 11km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 15 Jan 2021 4:53 pm (GMT -8) (8 km SSE)
2.1 quake 12km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 15 Jan 2021 9:08 pm (GMT -8) (8 km SSE)
0.4 quake 10km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 16 January 2021 05:28 GMT (7 km S)
0.4 quake 11km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 16 January 2021 01:36 GMT (7 km S)
0.3 quake 12km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA, USA, 16 January 2021 04:22 GMT (7 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Mikura-jima volcano (Izu Islands): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 12 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 16.6 km depth at 14 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.6 quake Philippines Sea, 25 km northeast of Inamba-jima Island, Japan, 16 Jan 2021 8:55 pm (GMT +9) (14 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Mikura-jima

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 67 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 67 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.2 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.5 quake 6.1 Km WNW of Grindavík, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 4:35 am (GMT +0) (4 km SSW)
2.5 quake 5.5 Km NW of Grindavík, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 4:55 am (GMT +0) (2 km SSE)
2.4 quake 6.9 Km NW of Grindavík, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 3:34 am (GMT +0) (2 km SW)
2.0 quake 2.2 Km WSW of Fagradalsfjall, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 1:38 am (GMT +0) (10 km E)
2.0 quake 7.2 Km NW of Grindavík, Iceland, 16 Jan 2021 4:10 am (GMT +0) (2 km SW)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

San Salvador volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 6.0 km depth at 11 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.1 quake Departamento de San Salvador, 2.4 km east of Antiguo Cuscatlan, Antiguo Cuscatlán, Departamento de La Libertad, El Salvador, 16 Jan 2021 1:16 am (GMT -6) (11 km SE)
All earthquakes at San Salvador

Yake-dake volcano (Honshu): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 13 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.5 km depth at 6 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
3.0 quake 28 km west of Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan, 16 Jan 2021 7:26 pm (GMT +9) (6 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Yake-dake

Previous news

Fri, 15 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Etna (14 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1) ... read all
Thu, 14 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.1), Canlaon (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.2-1.7), Ilopango (1 quake mag 2.4) ... read all
Wed, 13 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Biliran (1 quake mag 2.6), Clark (1 quake mag 2.7), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.3) ... read all
Tue, 12 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Batur (1 quake mag 3.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.9), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.1-2.3) ... read all
Mon, 11 Jan 2021, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2021 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8) ... read all
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