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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 31 Dec 2017

Sunday Dec 31, 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 31 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 31 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2)
Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7), Krísuvík (10 quakes between mag 0.6-2.5), Kverkfjöll (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Long Valley (1 quake mag 1.2), Makaturing (1 quake mag 2.1), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.5), Nemrut Dağ (1 quake mag 1.7), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.2), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Theistareykjarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (7 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Torfajökull (10 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), White Island (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.4) (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): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 16 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 18.7 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.2 quake: 18.2 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Sun, 31 Dec 04h33 (19 km SE)
M 1.1 quake: 18.7 km SSE of Kistufell on Sun, 31 Dec 04h29 (16 km ESE)
M 1.0 quake: 2.1 km S of Bárðarbunga on Sun, 31 Dec 22h33 (1 km SSE)
M 0.9 quake: 18.1 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Sun, 31 Dec 04h32 (18 km SE)
M 0.8 quake: 18.2 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Sun, 31 Dec 04h29 (18 km SE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

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

Possible earthquake swarm: 19 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.5 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Sun, 31 Dec 18h36 (17 km S)
M 2.1 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 31 Dec 05h00 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 5km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 31 Dec 07h13 (19 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 10km SSW of Kelseyville, CA on Sun, 31 Dec 23h29 (13 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 31 Dec 18h39 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 8 minutes, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.9 and 1.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 6 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 31 Dec 13h00 (9 km SE)
M 1.7 quake: 5 km NE Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 31 Dec 13h07 (9 km S)
All earthquakes at Etna

Krísuvík volcano (Iceland): 10 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

10 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 4 minutes, the last being recorded quake 22 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 4.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: 1.1 km W of Krýsuvík on Sun, 31 Dec 01h02 (5 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 2.1 km SW of Krýsuvík on Sun, 31 Dec 00h54 (6 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 1.6 km SSW of Krýsuvík on Sun, 31 Dec 00h59 (6 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 1.3 km SW of Krýsuvík on Sun, 31 Dec 01h57 (3 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 1.1 km WSW of Krýsuvík on Sun, 31 Dec 01h02 (5 km S)
All earthquakes at Krísuvík

Makaturing volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.0 km depth at 13 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 003 km N 21 on Sun, 31 Dec 16h43 (13 km S)
All earthquakes at Makaturing

White Island volcano (New Zealand): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 3 minutes, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.1 and 10.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 31 Dec 15h41 (15 km WSW)
M 2.0 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 31 Dec 14h38 (19 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 30 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.5-1.9), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.8), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 29, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.9), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.7), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Dec 28, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.2), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.7), Hengill (5 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 27, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Hrómundartindur (7 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 26 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (1 quake mag 1.9), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]

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