Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 6 Jan 2017

Fri, 6 Jan 2017, 23:10
23:10 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 Jan 2017 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 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Avachinsky (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.6-3.3), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.5), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.1), Hayes (1 quake mag 2.0), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.3), Klyuchevskoy (11 quakes between mag 1.1-1.4), Lassen (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Long Valley (24 quakes between mag 0.1-3.0), Mammoth Mountain (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Panay (1 quake mag 1.7), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.6), Tenerife (1 quake mag 3.0), Torfajökull (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Öraefajökull (1 quake mag 1.0) (updated 23h10)

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:




Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (11:10 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.6 and 1.1 km.

Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: 6.1 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 6 Jan 11h10 (6 km ESE)
M 1.6 quake: 7.8 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 6 Jan 11h10 (8 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Cerro Prieto volcano (Baja California, NW Mexico & Mexican Islands): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 2 minutes, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.6 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO on Fri, 6 Jan 06h55 (15 km SSW)
M 2.9 quake: 7km NW of Delta, B.C., MX on Fri, 6 Jan 06h53 (6 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Cerro Prieto

Clear Lake volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.4 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, California on Fri, 6 Jan 09h50 (18 km SSE)
M 1.2 quake: 2km WNW of Cobb, California on Fri, 6 Jan 12h07 (16 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 9km WNW of Cobb, California on Fri, 6 Jan 04h12 (15 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 2km WNW of Cobb, California on Fri, 6 Jan 12h16 (15 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 9km WNW of Cobb, California on Fri, 6 Jan 09h43 (15 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 17 minutes, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.3 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 6km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 6 Jan 13h35 (1 km SE)
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 6 Jan 14h52 (2 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Klyuchevskoy volcano (Central Kamchatka Depression): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 10 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.4 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: Kluchevskoy group of volcanoes on Fri, 6 Jan 01h50 (0 km WNW)
M 1.3 quake: Kluchevskoy group of volcanoes on Fri, 6 Jan 00h35 (0 km E)
M 1.3 quake: Kluchevskoy group of volcanoes on Fri, 6 Jan 12h06 (0 km SW)
M 1.2 quake: Kluchevskoy group of volcanoes on Fri, 6 Jan 10h45 (1 km WSW)
M 1.2 quake: Kluchevskoy group of volcanoes on Fri, 6 Jan 12h22 (0 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Klyuchevskoy

Long Valley volcano (California): 24 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 24 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 25 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.0 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.0 quake: NEVADA on Fri, 6 Jan 04h14 (9 km N)
M 1.8 quake: 14km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Fri, 6 Jan 09h04 (15 km SSW)
M 1.8 quake: 4km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Fri, 6 Jan 21h45 (9 km SE)
M 1.5 quake: 29km SW of Hawthorne, Nevada on Fri, 6 Jan 06h36 (9 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 4km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Fri, 6 Jan 02h47 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Tenerife volcano (Canary Islands): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 11 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 1 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: S LA GUANCHA.ITF on Fri, 6 Jan 12h18 (1 km S)
All earthquakes at Tenerife

Previous news

Thu, 5 Jan 2017, 23:10
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Apo (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Goat Rocks (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Katla (19 quakes between mag 0.1-3.5), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 0.9-2.6), Klyuchevskoy (1 quake mag 1.5), Long Valley (10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.0), Mount Hood (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Ragang (1 quake mag 3.2), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.3), Silver Lake (1 quake mag 1.4), Tongariro (1 quake mag 2.9), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.3) (updated 23h10) ... Read all
Wed, 4 Jan 2017, 23:10
Shallow earthquakes near active volcanoes
Quakes detected near: Avachinsky (1), Bardarbunga (8), Clear Lake (13), Coso (2), Hengill (2), Hrómundartindur (103), Hualalai (1), Kanaga (1), Katla (3), Kilauea (5), Krafla (1), Krísuvík (1), Long Valley (2), Maroa (1), Ragang (1), Ruapehu (1), Salton Buttes (7), Tungnafellsjökull (1) (updated 23h10) ... Read all
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