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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 26 Oct 2017

Thursday Oct 26, 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 26 Oct 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 26 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0), Amiata (3 quakes between mag 1.1-2.5), Bardarbunga (16 quakes between mag 0.2-3.6), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Esjufjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.8), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 2.0)
Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Kverkfjöll (5 quakes between mag 0.2-3.5), Long Valley (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Mauna Loa (3 quakes between mag 0.6-3.5), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.8), Ngauruhoe (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.6), Reykjanes (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.9), San Salvador (1 quake mag 2.9), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.6) (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:




Amiata volcano (Italy): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 minutes, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.8 and 7.4 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 3 km NW Proceno (VT) on Thu, 26 Oct 07h16 (19 km SSW)
M 1.3 quake: 5 km NW Proceno (VT) on Thu, 26 Oct 07h22 (17 km SSW)
M 1.1 quake: 4 km NW Proceno (VT) on Thu, 26 Oct 07h06 (18 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Amiata

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 24 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 16.3 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.6 quake: 5.9 km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 26 Oct 23h02 (8 km NNE)
M 3.2 quake: 6.4 km ENE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 26 Oct 23h26 (7 km NE)
M 3.1 quake: 4.2 km NE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 26 Oct 23h03 (5 km NNE)
M 2.2 quake: 4.2 km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 26 Oct 23h18 (5 km NNE)
M 2.2 quake: 4.2 km NNE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 26 Oct 23h18 (5 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Kverkfjöll volcano (Iceland): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 23 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.3 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: 9.4 km SE of Kistufell on Thu, 26 Oct 23h26 (18 km WNW)
M 0.9 quake: 14.7 km E of Kistufell on Thu, 26 Oct 08h52 (17 km NNW)
M 0.7 quake: 14.9 km E of Kistufell on Thu, 26 Oct 08h52 (17 km NNW)
M 0.6 quake: 14.2 km SSE of Kistufell on Thu, 26 Oct 14h03 (19 km W)
M 0.2 quake: 13.0 km ESE of Kistufell on Thu, 26 Oct 00h11 (16 km NW)
All earthquakes at Kverkfjöll

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 13 minutes, the last being recorded quake 12 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.0 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 26 Oct 10h40 (8 km SSE)
M 1.2 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Thu, 26 Oct 10h40 (6 km S)
M 0.6 quake: 26km NNW of Pahala, Hawaii on Thu, 26 Oct 11h53 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

San Salvador volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 2.9 earthquake

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 6 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.9 quake: 2km NNW of Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador on Thu, 26 Oct 04h01 (6 km SSW)
All earthquakes at San Salvador
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Geysir (6 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Hrómundartindur (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Hveravellir (1 quake mag 2.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (7 quakes between mag 0.9-4.6), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.3-3.4), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Grímsnes (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Oct 23, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 1.3-1.7), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-2.4), Etna (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsnes (16 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Katmai (1 quake mag 2.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Oct 22, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (5 quakes between mag 0.9-1.8), Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Geysir (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Grímsnes (28 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Oct 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Oct 21, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Askja (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.3), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Fourpeaked (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.7) ... [more]

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