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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 16 Dec 2017

Saturday Dec 16, 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 16 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 16 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.6-3.5), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0), Hrómundartindur (10 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5)
Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.9-2.0), Kverkfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Mammoth Mountain (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Ngauruhoe (1 quake mag 1.3), Salton Buttes (2 quakes between mag 1.8-1.9), Sousaki (1 quake mag 1.9), White Island (1 quake mag 2.4) (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:




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

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 hours, the last being recorded quake 18 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.0 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: 1.9 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 16 Dec 02h41 (9 km ESE)
M 2.9 quake: 1.9 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 16 Dec 02h41 (1 km ESE)
M 2.4 quake: 10.8 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 16 Dec 02h41 (10 km SE)
M 0.8 quake: 7.6 km E of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 16 Dec 05h56 (8 km E)
M 0.6 quake: 7.8 km E of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 16 Dec 05h56 (8 km E)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.9 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 16 Dec 11h56 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 16 Dec 12h40 (18 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 2km NW of Cobb, CA on Sat, 16 Dec 08h23 (15 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 5km W of Cobb, CA on Sat, 16 Dec 01h32 (17 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 16 Dec 03h27 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

White Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.2 km depth at 16 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 16 Dec 15h52 (16 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 15 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 15, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 1.4-2.8), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.5), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Etna (5 quakes between mag 1.6-2.1), Guallatiri (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 14 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Dec 14, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Bezymianny (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.1-2.0), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 1.8), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Hengill (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.1-2.2), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.7), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (3 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 11, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.9), Bezymianny (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.6-2.0), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.8), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.7) ... [more]

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