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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 11 Jan 2018

Thursday Jan 11, 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 11 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 11 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.6), Ilopango (1 quake mag 4.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2)
Kverkfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Lavic Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Long Valley (9 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.6), Salton Buttes (7 quakes between mag 1.4-2.9), Spurr (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.2), Tenorio (21 quakes between mag 2.6-5.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.3), White Island (1 quake mag 2.3) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 20 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 20 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.6 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Thu, 11 Jan 09h54 (17 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 13h00 (17 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 13h33 (18 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 5km NNW of The Geysers, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 16h42 (17 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 09h56 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Ilopango volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 4.2 earthquake

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 13 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.2 quake: 2km NE of Soyapango, El Salvador on Thu, 11 Jan 18h19 (13 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Ilopango

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.9

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 5 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.7 and 1.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.9 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 19h41 (2 km SSE)
M 2.3 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 20h51 (2 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 15h29 (2 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 10km SW of Niland, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 19h48 (2 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 10km W of Niland, CA on Thu, 11 Jan 15h40 (6 km N)
All earthquakes at Salton Buttes

Tenorio volcano (Costa Rica): 21 earthquakes up to magnitude 5.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 21 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 13.6 and 3.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 5.1 quake: 12 km al Sureste de Bijagua, Upala. on Thu, 11 Jan 17h03 (5 km E)
M 5.0 quake: 13 km al Este de Bijagua, Upala. on Thu, 11 Jan 19h57 (7 km NE)
M 4.6 quake: 15km N of Tilaran, Costa Rica on Thu, 11 Jan 16h00 (9 km SSE)
M 4.6 quake: 11 km al Sureste de Bijagua, Upala. on Thu, 11 Jan 16h04 (3 km ESE)
M 4.0 quake: 10 km al Sureste de Bijagua, Upala. on Thu, 11 Jan 17h09 (3 km E)
All earthquakes at Tenorio

White Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 9 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 11 Jan 18h03 (9 km S)
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 10 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Irazu (2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.9), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jan 08, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.6-2.5), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.3), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.0-2.7), Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Lunar Crater (1 quake mag 1.0), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Jan 07, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Grímsnes (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Hrómundartindur (7 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Inyo Craters (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Long Valley (6 quakes between mag 0.8-2.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jan 06, 2018
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) ... [more]

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