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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 17 Mar 2017

Friday Mar 17, 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 17 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 17 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Aragats (1 quake mag 2.3), Aso (1 quake mag 3.3), Bardarbunga (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.7), Kirishima (1 quake mag 4.0), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Mount Rainier (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Nisyros (1 quake mag 2.5), Norikura (1 quake mag 3.3), Ragang (1 quake mag 3.4), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Salton Buttes (13 quakes between mag 1.2-3.2), Taranaki (1 quake mag 1.9), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.6), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Tungnafellsjökull (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), White Island (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.1) (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:




Aragats volcano (Armenia): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 3 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.0 km depth at 16 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: ARMENIA on Fri, 17 Mar 20h40 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Aragats

Aso volcano (Kyushu): magnitude 3.3 earthquake

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.8 km depth at 8 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: NE KUMAMOTO PREF on Fri, 17 Mar 03h20 (8 km N)
All earthquakes at Aso

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 19.3 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.9 quake: 7.7 km E of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 17 Mar 08h50 (8 km ENE)
M 1.4 quake: 9.1 km E of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 17 Mar 08h50 (9 km ENE)
M 1.3 quake: 17.9 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 17 Mar 08h19 (18 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 3.1 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 17 Mar 20h51 (3 km E)
M 0.9 quake: 5.7 km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 17 Mar 03h06 (7 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 16 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.1 and 0.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 7km E of Clearlake Oaks, California on Fri, 17 Mar 04h36 (17 km NW)
M 2.0 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 17 Mar 15h14 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, California on Fri, 17 Mar 03h02 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 7km W of Cobb, California on Fri, 17 Mar 17h18 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km W of Cobb, California on Fri, 17 Mar 08h35 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.7 earthquake

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 18 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 5 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 17 Mar 06h18 (5 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Kirishima volcano (Kyushu): magnitude 4.0 earthquake

A magnitude 4.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 13 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.0 quake: SOUTHERN MIYAZAKI PREF on Fri, 17 Mar 06h57 (13 km W)
All earthquakes at Kirishima

Nisyros volcano (Greece): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 19 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: ONIKI ADALAR (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Fri, 17 Mar 09h56 (19 km SE)
All earthquakes at Nisyros

Norikura volcano (Honshu): magnitude 3.3 earthquake

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 18 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.6 km depth at 6 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: WESTERN NAGANO PREF on Fri, 17 Mar 06h03 (6 km S)
All earthquakes at Norikura

Ragang volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 3.4 earthquake

A magnitude 3.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 1 hour 23 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 19 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.4 quake: 010 km N 66? W of Wao (Lanao Del Sur) on Fri, 17 Mar 22h27 (19 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Ragang

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 25 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 13.0 and 1.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.2 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 17 Mar 21h54 (5 km S)
M 2.5 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 17 Mar 21h56 (11 km NNE)
M 2.3 quake: 11km WNW of Calipatria, CA on Fri, 17 Mar 22h03 (4 km S)
M 2.1 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 17 Mar 21h59 (5 km S)
M 2.1 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 17 Mar 22h08 (5 km S)
All earthquakes at Salton Buttes

White Island volcano (New Zealand): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.9 and 5.5 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 17 Mar 07h50 (10 km NW)
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 17 Mar 23h35 (10 km WSW)
All earthquakes at White Island
Previous news
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.
Thursday, Mar 16, 2017
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) ... [more]
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]

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