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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 6 Jan 2018

Saturday Jan 06, 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  6 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 6 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.1), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7)
Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Kolbeinsey Ridge (1 quake mag 1.0), Krísuvík (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.2), Kukak (1 quake mag 1.7), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 1.3-2.4), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (6 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Torfajökull (1 quake mag 2.1), White Island (1 quake mag 2.0), Öraefajökull (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1) (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): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.4 and 4.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: GOKOVA KORFEZI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Sat, 6 Jan 19h32 (5 km SSW)
M 1.5 quake: GOKOVA KORFEZI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Sat, 6 Jan 16h09 (7 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Akyarlar

Clear Lake volcano (California): 18 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 18 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.0 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Sat, 6 Jan 14h12 (18 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 05h29 (19 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 18h19 (18 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 19h46 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 10h08 (17 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.2 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 22km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 6 Jan 23h36 (17 km ENE)
M 1.9 quake: 18km S of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 6 Jan 07h25 (19 km SSW)
M 1.8 quake: 10km S of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 6 Jan 22h22 (13 km SW)
M 0.5 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 6 Jan 00h44 (3 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Krísuvík volcano (Iceland): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 34 minutes, the last being recorded quake 13 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.6 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 1.6 km NNE of Krýsuvík on Sat, 6 Jan 10h43 (4 km SW)
M 1.6 quake: 2.1 km NNE of Krýsuvík on Sat, 6 Jan 10h43 (3 km SW)
M 1.5 quake: 1.8 km NNE of Krýsuvík on Sat, 6 Jan 11h17 (4 km SW)
All earthquakes at Krísuvík

Long Valley volcano (California): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 26 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.3 and 1.7 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 04h47 (8 km SSE)
M 1.8 quake: 14km W of Toms Place, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 23h23 (14 km SSW)
M 1.7 quake: 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 04h47 (8 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 18h55 (8 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 13km WNW of Toms Place, CA on Sat, 6 Jan 13h54 (11 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Torfajökull volcano (Iceland): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0.7 km depth at 4 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 7.4 km N of Álftavatn on Sat, 6 Jan 07h10 (4 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Torfajökull
Previous news
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.
Friday, Jan 05, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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