Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 6 Aug 2022

Sat, 6 Aug 2022, 23:50
23:50 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Aug 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius during the past 24 hours on 6 Aug 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.4), Brennisteinsfjöll (11 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (4 quakes between mag 1.2-4.0), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5)
Eldey (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.0), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.7-3.0), Fagradalsfjall (39 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.4), Hrómundartindur (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Katla (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.9-1.9), Krísuvík (50 quakes between mag 0.1-2.1), La Palma (1 quake mag 1.7), Laacher See (1 quake mag 3.0), Leonard Range (1 quake mag 2.0), Loihi (1 quake mag 1.8), Makaturing (1 quake mag 2.6), Maunaloa (1 quake mag 1.7), Nisyros (7 quakes between mag 2.2-2.7), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 2.7), Patoc (1 quake mag 1.9), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.3), Pululahua (1 quake mag 3.0), Reykjanes (22 quakes between mag 0.1-2.2), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.2), São Jorge (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.9), Taupo (4 quakes between mag 1.2-2.4), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.1) (updated 23h50)


Note: Earthquakes within 20 km from and at depths less than 50 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:


Apaneca Range volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 12 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.4 quake 9.6 km northeast of Ahuachapan, El Salvador, Aug 5, 2022 8:10 pm (GMT -6) (12 km N)
All earthquakes at Apaneca Range

Brennisteinsfjöll volcano (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.8 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
1.5 quake Iceland: 10.5 Km S of Bláfjallaskáli Aug 6, 2022 1:14 pm (GMT +0) (8 km ESE)
1.3 quake Iceland: 2.2 Km WNW of Bláfjallaskáli Aug 6, 2022 7:54 pm (GMT +0) (10 km NE)
0.8 quake Iceland: 11.4 Km SSW of Bláfjallaskáli Aug 6, 2022 9:10 am (GMT +0) (5 km SE)
0.7 quake Iceland: 10.7 Km S of Bláfjallaskáli Aug 6, 2022 4:47 pm (GMT +0) (9 km ESE)
0.6 quake Iceland: 4.3 Km SW of Litla_Kaffistofan Aug 6, 2022 3:42 pm (GMT +0) (18 km NE)
All earthquakes at Brennisteinsfjöll

Cerro Negro de Mayasquer volcano (Colombia): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.0

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 7 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.7 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
4.0 quake 25 km west of Tulcan, Provincia del Carchi, Ecuador, Aug 6, 2022 12:34 am (GMT -5) (6 km SSE)
2.0 quake 22 km west of Tulcan, Provincia del Carchi, Ecuador, Aug 5, 2022 9:49 pm (GMT -5) (9 km SE)
1.9 quake 21 km west of Tulcan, Provincia del Carchi, Ecuador, Aug 6, 2022 12:37 am (GMT -5) (12 km SE)
1.2 quake Colombia-Ecuador Border Region Aug 6, 2022 5:03 am (GMT -5) (10 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Cerro Negro de Mayasquer

Etna volcano (Italy): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 20 minutes, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 6.9 km.
Earthquake details:
Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 30 km north of Catania, Sicily, Italy, Aug 6, 2022 5:17 pm (GMT +2) (0 km SW)
1.7 quake 8.7 km northwest of Giarre, Catania, Sicily, Italy, Aug 6, 2022 3:57 pm (GMT +2) (9 km E)
All earthquakes at Etna

Fagradalsfjall volcano (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): 39 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 39 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.4 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
1.8 quake Iceland: 4.0 Km SSW of Keilir Aug 6, 2022 3:40 pm (GMT +0) (4 km ENE)
1.8 quake Iceland: 2.4 Km SW of Keilir Aug 6, 2022 7:35 am (GMT +0) (5 km NE)
1.6 quake Iceland: 2.9 Km SW of Keilir Aug 6, 2022 5:56 am (GMT +0) (4 km NE)
1.5 quake Iceland: 2.9 Km SW of Keilir Aug 6, 2022 5:56 am (GMT +0) (4 km NE)
1.5 quake Iceland: 3.3 Km NE of Grindavík Aug 6, 2022 3:32 pm (GMT +0) (7 km SW)
All earthquakes at Fagradalsfjall

Krísuvík volcano (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): 50 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 50 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 15 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.3 and 1.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.1 quake Iceland: 4.3 Km NNE of Krýsuvík Aug 6, 2022 9:12 am (GMT +0) (3 km ESE)
1.6 quake Iceland: 6.6 Km NNE of Krýsuvík Aug 6, 2022 9:40 am (GMT +0) (5 km ENE)
1.3 quake Iceland: 6.6 Km NNE of Krýsuvík Aug 6, 2022 8:06 am (GMT +0) (4 km ENE)
1.2 quake Iceland: 7.3 Km NNE of Krýsuvík Aug 6, 2022 7:21 am (GMT +0) (5 km ENE)
1.1 quake Iceland: 3.6 Km NNE of Krýsuvík Aug 6, 2022 10:22 am (GMT +0) (4 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Krísuvík

Laacher See volcano (Germany): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 1 hour 34 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 12 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 1.9 km southwest of Neuwied, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany, Aug 7, 2022 12:15 am (GMT +2) (12 km E)
All earthquakes at Laacher See

Makaturing volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 18 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.6 quake 13 km north of Parang, Province of Maguindanao, Mindanao Musulman, Philippines, Aug 6, 2022 11:46 pm (GMT +8) (18 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Makaturing

Nisyros volcano (Greece): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.7

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 60 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 21.0 and 8.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.7 quake Aegean Sea, 53 km south of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, Aug 6, 2022 11:45 pm (GMT +3) (17 km SSW)
2.6 quake Aegean Sea, 54 km south of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, Aug 6, 2022 11:22 pm (GMT +3) (18 km S)
2.5 quake Aegean Sea, 55 km south of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, Aug 7, 2022 1:50 am (GMT +3) (18 km SSW)
2.5 quake Aegean Sea, 55 km south of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, Aug 6, 2022 8:18 pm (GMT +3) (19 km SSW)
2.4 quake Aegean Sea, 54 km south of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece, Aug 7, 2022 1:43 am (GMT +3) (19 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Nisyros

Okataina (Tarawera) volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.7 earthquake

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 15 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 2.9 km depth at 1 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
2.7 quake 22 km east of Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, Aug 6, 2022 8:21 pm (GMT +12) (1 km S)
All earthquakes at Okataina (Tarawera)

Pululahua volcano (Ecuador): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 8 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): 39 km north of Quito, Provincia de Pichincha, Ecuador, Aug 6, 2022 3:07 pm (GMT -5) (8 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Pululahua
Pululahua (also spelled as Pululgua) volcano is a low forested stratovolcano located immediately north of the equator, 15 km north of the capital Quito.

Reykjanes volcano (Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland): 22 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 22 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 10 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 1.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
2.2 quake Iceland: 6.4 Km NNE of Reykjanestá Aug 6, 2022 12:34 am (GMT +0) (8 km SW)
1.9 quake Iceland: 6.5 Km WNW of Grindavík Aug 6, 2022 9:59 am (GMT +0) (5 km SSW)
1.4 quake Iceland: 6.6 Km WNW of Grindavík Aug 6, 2022 10:54 am (GMT +0) (5 km SSW)
1.2 quake Iceland: 7.6 Km NNE of Reykjanestá Aug 6, 2022 12:39 am (GMT +0) (7 km WSW)
1.2 quake Iceland: 6.1 Km WNW of Grindavík Aug 6, 2022 10:08 am (GMT +0) (5 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 15 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.8 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details:
2.4 quake North Island, 24 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Aug 6, 2022 7:34 pm (GMT +12) (8 km SW)
1.8 quake 25 km southwest of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Aug 7, 2022 10:34 am (GMT +12) (12 km W)
1.7 quake 15 km south of Taupo, Waikato, New Zealand, Aug 6, 2022 11:51 am (GMT +12) (2 km ENE)
1.2 quake New Zealand Aug 7, 2022 9:46 am (GMT +12) (14 km SW)
All earthquakes at Taupo

Previous news

Fri, 5 Aug 2022, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Aug 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.1), Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 2.6), Arayat (1 quake mag 3.0), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (1 quake mag 2.3) ... Read all
Thu, 4 Aug 2022, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 50 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Aug 2022 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 2.3), Binuluan (1 quake mag 2.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (21 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (3 quakes between mag 3.0-3.8) ... Read all
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