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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Tuesday May 15, 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 15 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 15 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Chiginagak (1 quake mag 2.8), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0)
Grensdalur (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Katla (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Kilauea (39 quakes between mag 1.4-3.6), Latukan (1 quake mag 3.0), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.5), Long Valley (12 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.6), Steamboat Springs (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.2), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.0) (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:




Chiginagak volcano (Alaska Peninsula): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0 km depth at 2 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 146km NE of Chignik Lake, Alaska on Tue, 15 May 13h54 (2 km NE)
All earthquakes at Chiginagak

Clear Lake volcano (California): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 13 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.2 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Tue, 15 May 18h27 (19 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 3km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 May 17h10 (19 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 May 14h45 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 4km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 May 06h41 (19 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 May 19h39 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 39 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 39 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 32 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.3 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.6 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 15 May 03h44 (1 km WSW)
M 3.6 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 15 May 03h44 (2 km WSW)
M 3.3 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 15 May 06h16 (2 km SW)
M 3.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 15 May 04h42 (2 km S)
M 3.2 quake: 13km S of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 15 May 18h50 (13 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Latukan volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 7 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 012 km N 43 on Tue, 15 May 23h31 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Latukan

Long Valley volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.5 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 10km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Tue, 15 May 04h23 (3 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 11km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Tue, 15 May 08h04 (9 km S)
M 0.6 quake: 4km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Tue, 15 May 21h08 (7 km SE)
M 0.6 quake: 8km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Tue, 15 May 01h12 (4 km SE)
M 0.4 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Tue, 15 May 18h45 (8 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 14, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Iliamna (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (32 quakes between mag 1.4-3.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 13, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (3 quakes between mag 1.3-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 12, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Bosavi (1 quake mag 4.6), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.3), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 May 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.4), Askja (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Clear Lake (39 quakes between mag 0.2-4.0), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Iwo-Tori-shima (1 quake mag 4.3), Kilauea (23 quakes between mag 1.7-3.2) ... [more]

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