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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 5 Jan 2018

Friday Jan 05, 2018 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  5 Jan 2018 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 5 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.6-2.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.8-2.6), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Douglas (1 quake mag 1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2)
Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Izu-Tobu (1 quake mag 4.7), Katla (18 quakes between mag 0.1-2.1), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.0), Krísuvík (1 quake mag 1.1), Kverkfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Lavic Lake (1 quake mag 1.5), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Mammoth Mountain (17 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.6), Mount St. Helens (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Oshima (1 quake mag 4.5), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 2.2), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.3), Sousaki (1 quake mag 1.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (14 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Tungnafellsjökull (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.5) (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:




Akyarlar volcano (Turkey): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.7 and 3.3 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: KOS ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Fri, 5 Jan 09h34 (16 km SE)
M 2.0 quake: GOKOVA KORFEZI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Fri, 5 Jan 18h13 (8 km WSW)
M 1.6 quake: GOKOVA KORFEZI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Fri, 5 Jan 09h09 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Akyarlar

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 10 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.1 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 7.3 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 5 Jan 02h46 (7 km ESE)
M 1.5 quake: 8.3 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 5 Jan 02h46 (8 km ESE)
M 0.9 quake: 4.5 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 5 Jan 13h32 (4 km ESE)
M 0.8 quake: 7.3 km E of Bárðarbunga on Fri, 5 Jan 11h21 (7 km E)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 24 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 24 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 19 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.9 and 0.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.5 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 10h05 (17 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 9km NW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 04h45 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Thu, 4 Jan 23h56 (17 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km NNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 00h27 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 2km SSW of Cobb, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 17h52 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Izu-Tobu volcano (Honshu): magnitude 4.7 earthquake

A magnitude 4.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 3 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 13.1 km depth at 16 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.7 quake: 21km SE of Ito, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 20h47 (16 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Izu-Tobu

Katla volcano (Iceland): 18 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 18 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 3.3 km N of Hábunga on Fri, 5 Jan 15h10 (4 km ESE)
M 1.8 quake: 3.0 km NNW of Hábunga on Fri, 5 Jan 14h12 (6 km ESE)
M 1.6 quake: 3.1 km N of Hábunga on Fri, 5 Jan 15h13 (4 km ESE)
M 1.6 quake: 3.3 km NNW of Hábunga on Fri, 5 Jan 04h41 (4 km ESE)
M 1.2 quake: 2.9 km NNW of Hábunga on Fri, 5 Jan 15h13 (4 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Katla

Mammoth Mountain volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.3 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 7km SE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 11h40 (11 km WSW)
M 1.2 quake: 7km SE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 09h50 (10 km WSW)
M 1.0 quake: 6km SE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 11h35 (10 km WSW)
M 0.9 quake: 7km SE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 11h37 (11 km WSW)
M 0.9 quake: 8km SE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 5 Jan 13h53 (11 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Mammoth Mountain

Oshima volcano (Izu Islands): magnitude 4.5 earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 11.2 km depth at 17 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.5 quake: 22km SE of Ito, Japan on Fri, 5 Jan 19h37 (17 km NW)
All earthquakes at Oshima

Ruapehu volcano (North Island): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 13.8 km depth at 15 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 5 Jan 10h13 (15 km N)
All earthquakes at Ruapehu

Tjörnes Fracture Zone volcano (Iceland): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 53 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 14.6 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 35.5 km NE of Flatey on Fri, 5 Jan 04h18 (12 km WNW)
M 1.3 quake: 32.5 km NE of Flatey on Fri, 5 Jan 06h48 (12 km WNW)
M 1.2 quake: 33.1 km NE of Flatey on Fri, 5 Jan 03h03 (9 km WNW)
M 1.1 quake: 35.0 km WNW of Kópasker on Fri, 5 Jan 16h48 (14 km NNW)
M 0.9 quake: 33.1 km NE of Flatey on Fri, 5 Jan 06h48 (11 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Tjörnes Fracture Zone

Tungnafellsjökull volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 53 seconds, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 33 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.8 and 1.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 11.7 km ENE of Nýidalur on Fri, 5 Jan 22h15 (7 km NE)
M 1.5 quake: 12.2 km ENE of Nýidalur on Fri, 5 Jan 22h16 (7 km NE)
All earthquakes at Tungnafellsjökull
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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  4 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 04, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.9), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.0), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 2.0), Katla (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Long Valley (18 quakes between mag 0.1-2.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Apo (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-3.6), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.0), Katla (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jan 01, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3) ... [more]
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.
Sunday, Dec 31, 2017
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) ... [more]

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