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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 7 Dec 2017

Thursday Dec 07, 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  7 Dec 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 7 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.7-2.2), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1), Klyuchevskoy (1 quake mag 1.2)
Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Mammoth Mountain (5 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.4), White Island (1 quake mag 2.0), Öraefajökull (22 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2) (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): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.9 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 2.5 km N of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 7 Dec 02h03 (4 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 2.2 km N of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 7 Dec 02h03 (3 km N)
M 0.7 quake: 2.3 km SSE of Bárðarbunga on Thu, 7 Dec 14h58 (2 km SE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 5 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.6 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 7 Dec 07h28 (3 km SSW)
M 1.8 quake: 5km SW of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 7 Dec 12h33 (3 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Öraefajökull volcano (Iceland): 22 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 22 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.8 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 3.9 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Thu, 7 Dec 06h51 (2 km WSW)
M 2.0 quake: 3.5 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Thu, 7 Dec 07h11 (1 km WSW)
M 1.6 quake: 4.0 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Thu, 7 Dec 06h51 (2 km SW)
M 1.2 quake: 4.6 km ENE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Thu, 7 Dec 00h18 (4 km NW)
M 1.2 quake: 3.8 km SE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Thu, 7 Dec 07h11 (2 km SW)
All earthquakes at Öraefajökull
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1), Arenal (1 quake mag 3.9), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Coso (1 quake mag 2.9), Douglas (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.6), Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.8-1.9), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.6), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 04, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Coso (1 quake mag 2.5), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (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  3 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 03, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Askja (9 quakes between mag 0.1-2.3), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.5-3.2), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.7) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Dec 02, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Avachinsky (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8) ... [more]

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