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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 19 Mar 2017

Sunday Mar 19, 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 19 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 19 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.6), Hrómundartindur (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Katla (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.8), Kuju (1 quake mag 2.7), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4) (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:




Askja volcano (Iceland): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 1.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.1 quake: 5.6 km SW of Herðubreið on Sun, 19 Mar 02h07 (19 km ENE)
M 1.1 quake: 5.7 km NNW of Herðubreiðartögl on Sun, 19 Mar 08h07 (19 km ENE)
M 1.0 quake: 5.6 km SW of Herðubreið on Sun, 19 Mar 00h06 (19 km ENE)
M 0.8 quake: 5.5 km SW of Herðubreið on Sun, 19 Mar 04h34 (19 km ENE)
M 0.8 quake: 4.2 km WSW of Dreki on Sun, 19 Mar 02h42 (4 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Askja

Cerro Prieto volcano (Baja California, NW Mexico & Mexican Islands): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 minutes, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.1 and 9.5 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 17km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MX on Sun, 19 Mar 16h54 (19 km ENE)
M 1.8 quake: 16km SSE of Progreso, B.C., MX on Sun, 19 Mar 16h50 (19 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Cerro Prieto

Clear Lake volcano (California): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 16 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.5 and 1.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 5km WNW of Cobb, California on Sun, 19 Mar 08h24 (15 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 5km W of Cobb, California on Sun, 19 Mar 16h02 (16 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 8km SSW of Kelseyville, California on Sun, 19 Mar 07h22 (11 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, California on Sun, 19 Mar 23h33 (18 km S)
M 0.9 quake: Northern California on Sun, 19 Mar 13h26 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Hrómundartindur volcano (Iceland): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 10 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.3 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 2.7 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun on Sun, 19 Mar 05h30 (9 km E)
M 1.2 quake: 2.7 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun on Sun, 19 Mar 05h37 (9 km E)
M 1.2 quake: 2.8 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun on Sun, 19 Mar 05h24 (9 km E)
M 1.2 quake: 2.8 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun on Sun, 19 Mar 07h08 (9 km E)
M 1.1 quake: 2.7 km NNE of Hellisheiðarvirkjun on Sun, 19 Mar 02h30 (9 km E)
All earthquakes at Hrómundartindur

Kuju volcano (Kyushu): 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 7.4 km depth at 12 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: NE KUMAMOTO PREF on Sun, 19 Mar 05h31 (12 km S)
All earthquakes at Kuju
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 18, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (42 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.3), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3), Klyuchevskoy (1 quake mag 1.2), Kverkfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.7), Ragang (4 quakes between mag 2.3-3.7), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Salton Buttes (4 quakes between mag 1.1-2.5), Sibayak (1 quake mag 4.7), Silver Lake (1 quake mag 2.8), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Tungnafellsjökull (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3) (updated 23h50) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Mar 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Mar 17, 2017
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) ... [more]
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]

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