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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 16 Mar 2017

Thursday Mar 16, 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 16 Mar 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 16 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-3.9), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.1-2.6), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Katla (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Kverkfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.6), Mount Rainier (1 quake mag 1.1), Salton Buttes (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Silver Lake (1 quake mag 3.4), Öraefajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9) (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:




Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.9

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 14.2 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.9 quake: 3.3 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 16 Mar 10h10 (3 km SE)
M 2.2 quake: 3.6 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 16 Mar 10h10 (3 km SE)
M 0.8 quake: 16.3 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 16 Mar 09h23 (16 km ESE)
M 0.6 quake: 1.6 km SSE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 16 Mar 10h57 (1 km SE)
M 0.3 quake: 6.6 km N of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 16 Mar 15h02 (8 km N)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 19 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 19 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 7 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.5 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Thu, 16 Mar 22h43 (19 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, California on Thu, 16 Mar 01h23 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 8km WNW of The Geysers, California on Thu, 16 Mar 09h17 (19 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 5km WNW of Cobb, California on Thu, 16 Mar 14h01 (15 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 4km WNW of The Geysers, California on Thu, 16 Mar 20h56 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 17.0 and 10.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.6 quake: Catania on Thu, 16 Mar 20h14 (17 km NW)
M 2.3 quake: Catania on Thu, 16 Mar 09h55 (18 km NW)
M 1.9 quake: Catania on Thu, 16 Mar 09h25 (18 km WNW)
M 1.7 quake: Catania on Thu, 16 Mar 10h41 (17 km NW)
M 1.7 quake: Catania on Thu, 16 Mar 07h43 (14 km NW)
All earthquakes at Etna

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 2 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.1 km depth at 7 km distance ENE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 20km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Thu, 16 Mar 21h36 (7 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Silver Lake volcano (California): magnitude 3.4 earthquake

A magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 16.0 km depth at 13 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.4 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Thu, 16 Mar 16h09 (13 km S)
All earthquakes at Silver Lake
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akita-Yake-yama (1 quake mag 3.2), Azuma (1 quake mag 2.8), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Conchagua (1 quake mag 3.3), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Douglas (1 quake mag 2.2), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Krísuvík (1 quake mag 1.7), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.2), Reykjanes (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Rotorua (1 quake mag 2.3), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 2.6), Spurr (1 quake mag 2.2), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Tongariro (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.4), West Crater (1 quake mag 1.4) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.2), Askja (1 quake mag 1.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.3), Katla (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.1), Mammoth Mountain (2 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.4), Ngauruhoe (3 quakes between mag 0.9-2.4), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.6) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Mar 13, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.9), Bandai (1 quake mag 3.1), Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.3-3.7), Bezymianny (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Bogoslof (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Hasan Dagi (1 quake mag 2.2), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.6), Maroa (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.4), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.6), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.3), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.6), Stromboli (1 quake mag 2.2), Torfajökull (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 12 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Mar 12, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 1.5), Long Valley (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.9), Mount Hood (1 quake mag 1.4), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.1), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.3), Spurr (1 quake mag 2.0) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 11, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.6), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Dzenzursky (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3), Fourpeaked (4 quakes between mag 1.5-2.2), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.1), Ibusuku (1 quake mag 3.6), Katla (10 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.9), Mauna Kea (1 quake mag 2.0), Nikko-Shirane (1 quake mag 2.5), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.7), Reporoa (1 quake mag 3.4), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.2), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.0) (updated 23h50) ... [more]

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