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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 5 May 2018

Saturday May 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 May 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 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akita-Yake-yama (1 quake mag 4.5), Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Bardarbunga (11 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.5), Kilauea (231 quakes between mag 0.8-3.5)
Krísuvík (1 quake mag 1.1), Loihi (10 quakes between mag 2.1-4.0), Long Valley (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Maroa (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.3), Mauna Loa (3 quakes between mag 1.7-1.9), Reporoa (3 quakes between mag 1.4-1.9), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.6), Theistareykjarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.3), Öraefajökull (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2) (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:




Akita-Yake-yama volcano (Honshu): magnitude 4.5 earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 1 hour 34 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 17 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.5 quake: 18km SW of Kazuno, Japan on Sat, 5 May 22h15 (17 km NW)
All earthquakes at Akita-Yake-yama

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 3.8 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 5 May 04h07 (3 km SE)
M 1.6 quake: 4.5 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 5 May 04h07 (4 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 3.2 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 5 May 04h18 (2 km SE)
M 1.0 quake: 2.6 km SSE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 5 May 04h18 (2 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 3.4 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 5 May 04h04 (3 km SE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 27 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.5 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 4km W of Cobb, CA on Sat, 5 May 23h16 (16 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 5 May 05h59 (19 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 5km W of Cobb, CA on Sat, 5 May 03h41 (17 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 5 May 02h58 (18 km S)
M 0.8 quake: 3km W of Cobb, CA on Sat, 5 May 19h21 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 231 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 231 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 24 hours, the last being recorded quake 17 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 15.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.5 quake: 14km S of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 5 May 08h59 (15 km SSW)
M 3.4 quake: 3km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 5 May 18h25 (5 km WSW)
M 3.3 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 02h30 (4 km SW)
M 3.3 quake: HAWAII REGION, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 00h14 (3 km W)
M 3.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 00h22 (15 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Loihi volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 10 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.0

10 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.0 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 4.0 quake: 52km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii on Sat, 5 May 13h11 (18 km SSE)
M 3.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 10h05 (16 km NNW)
M 3.5 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 09h46 (17 km NNW)
M 2.8 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 20h48 (19 km NNW)
M 2.5 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 5 May 04h34 (15 km NW)
All earthquakes at Loihi

Maroa volcano (New Zealand): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.0 and 6.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 5 May 18h54 (8 km W)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 5 May 18h51 (8 km W)
M 1.2 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 5 May 02h34 (10 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Maroa
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 04, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Biliran (1 quake mag 2.9), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.4), Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Grensdalur (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.3-2.8), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Geysir (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  1 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.6), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Hrómundartindur (8 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 30 Apr 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Apr 30, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2), Amiata (1 quake mag 1.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5) ... [more]

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