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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017

Tuesday Jul 18, 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 18 Jul 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 18 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 3.3), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Ibusuku (1 quake mag 2.6), Katla (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8)
Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.6), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.4), Long Valley (11 quakes between mag 0.8-1.8), Mahagnao (1 quake mag 2.8), Mammoth Mountain (5 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.3), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.4), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Salton Buttes (3 quakes between mag 1.3-1.6), Sousaki (1 quake mag 2.1), Taranaki (1 quake mag 1.9), Tindfjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Zimina (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:




Cerro Prieto volcano (Baja California, NW Mexico & Mexican Islands): magnitude 3.3 earthquake

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 11 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.1 km depth at 4 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: 10km NW of Delta, B.C., MX on Tue, 18 Jul 12h32 (4 km W)
All earthquakes at Cerro Prieto

Clear Lake volcano (California): 19 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 19 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.5 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: 9km WNW of Cobb, California on Tue, 18 Jul 07h45 (15 km S)
M 2.3 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Tue, 18 Jul 07h48 (14 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 6km WNW of Cobb, California on Tue, 18 Jul 20h22 (15 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 3km NW of The Geysers, California on Tue, 18 Jul 17h30 (19 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 9km WNW of Cobb, California on Tue, 18 Jul 08h00 (15 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Ibusuku volcano (Kyushu): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.7 km depth at 13 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: SATSUMA PENINSULA REGION on Tue, 18 Jul 13h42 (13 km N)
All earthquakes at Ibusuku

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 5 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 18 Jul 04h38 (18 km SSW)
M 2.0 quake: 9km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 18 Jul 08h51 (5 km SE)
M 1.8 quake: 9km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 18 Jul 09h42 (4 km SE)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Long Valley volcano (California): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 30 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: Central California on Tue, 18 Jul 22h20 (17 km SSW)
M 1.7 quake: 16km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 10h06 (17 km SSW)
M 1.6 quake: Central California on Tue, 18 Jul 21h48 (15 km S)
M 1.6 quake: Central California on Tue, 18 Jul 21h46 (19 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 17km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 16h13 (17 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Mahagnao volcano (Central Philippines): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 24 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 9 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 020 km S 60? E of Ormoc City (Leyte) on Tue, 18 Jul 00h01 (9 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Mahagnao

Mammoth Mountain volcano (California): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.1 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: Central California on Tue, 18 Jul 21h31 (15 km WSW)
M 1.6 quake: 6km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 07h11 (10 km WSW)
M 1.0 quake: 14km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 15h59 (15 km SW)
M 0.9 quake: 5km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 00h02 (9 km WSW)
M 0.9 quake: 6km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California on Tue, 18 Jul 13h35 (9 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Mammoth Mountain

Sousaki volcano (Greece): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 11 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 10 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: SOUTHERN GREECE on Tue, 18 Jul 13h19 (10 km SW)
All earthquakes at Sousaki
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jul 17, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.6-2.4), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.5), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Ibusuku (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Jul 16, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 3.3), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.4), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jul 15, 2017
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Coso (1 quake mag 1.6), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.3), Hasan Dagi (1 quake mag 1.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jul 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Cancanajag (1 quake mag 3.1), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (2 quakes between mag 3.4-4.0), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-2.3), Ibusuku (3 quakes between mag 2.6-3.1), Katla (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Jul 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jul 13, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.2), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-2.5), Ibusuku (1 quake mag 2.7) ... [more]

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