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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 22 Jan 2017

Sunday Jan 22, 2017 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 22 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 22 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Barva (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.0), Katla (32 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.4), Krísuvík (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Long Valley (8 quakes between mag 0.9-1.8), Sabancaya (1 quake mag 3.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Vatnafjöll (1 quake mag 1.0) (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:




Barva volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 17 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: 1 km al Noreste de Alajuela. on Sun, 22 Jan 01h04 (17 km SW)
All earthquakes at Barva

Katla volcano (Iceland): 32 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 32 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.3 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: 3.1 km E of Goðabunga on Sun, 22 Jan 09h15 (8 km E)
M 1.6 quake: 3.4 km E of Goðabunga on Sun, 22 Jan 08h49 (6 km E)
M 1.5 quake: 4.3 km WNW of Hábunga on Sun, 22 Jan 07h42 (7 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 3.0 km E of Goðabunga on Sun, 22 Jan 09h25 (7 km E)
M 1.4 quake: 3.5 km WNW of Hábunga on Sun, 22 Jan 07h11 (7 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Katla

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 13 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.0 km depth at 9 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 22 Jan 10h57 (9 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 11 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: Peru on Sun, 22 Jan 07h33 (11 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Sabancaya

Tjörnes Fracture Zone volcano (Iceland): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 15.0 and 1.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 25.8 km WNW of Kópasker on Sun, 22 Jan 14h50 (7 km NE)
M 1.4 quake: 26.5 km WNW of Kópasker on Sun, 22 Jan 04h02 (8 km NE)
M 1.3 quake: 25.9 km WNW of Kópasker on Sun, 22 Jan 00h16 (8 km NE)
M 1.3 quake: 25.6 km WNW of Kópasker on Sun, 22 Jan 04h23 (7 km ENE)
M 1.1 quake: 25.2 km W of Kópasker on Sun, 22 Jan 13h59 (6 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Tjörnes Fracture Zone
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jan 21, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-2.8), Coso (1 quake mag 1.2), Klyuchevskoy (6 quakes between mag 1.3-1.7), Krafla (1 quake mag 1.1), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.7), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.9), Mount Hood (1 quake mag 1.2), Prestahnukur (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.2), Sibayak (1 quake mag 3.4), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.1), Udina (1 quake mag 1.3) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 20 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jan 20, 2017
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Coso (1 quake mag 1.2), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.9), Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Klyuchevskoy (5 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Koryaksky (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Long Valley (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Prestahnukur (12 quakes between mag 0.8-2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.0), Vulcano (1 quake mag 3.6) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 19, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.4-2.8), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.6-3.1), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Katla (8 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.8), Klyuchevskoy (9 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.5), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.3), To-shima (1 quake mag 3.0), White Island (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.4) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.8), Hiuchi (1 quake mag 2.9), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 2.2), Inyo Craters (2 quakes between mag 1.6-1.6), Katla (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.1), Klyuchevskoy (11 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.6-2.0), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.2), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.9), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.0), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.6), San Cristobal (1 quake mag 3.3), Spurr (1 quake mag 1.9), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Udina (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.6), Öraefajökull (1 quake mag 1.0) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Jan 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bezymianny (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.2), Göllü Dağ (1 quake mag 1.9), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.1), Klyuchevskoy (3 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Koruhüyüğü (1 quake mag 1.7), Lipari (1 quake mag 3.0), Long Valley (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.7), Salton Buttes (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Torfajökull (1 quake mag 1.0), Turrialba (1 quake mag 3.0) (updated 23h50) ... [more]

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