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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 2 Aug 2018

Thursday Aug 02, 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  2 Aug 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 2 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bam (1 quake mag 4.9), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), El Hierro (2 quakes between mag 2.2-2.5), Etna (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.9), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1)
Katla (55 quakes between mag 0.1-3.7), Kilauea (488 quakes between mag 0.5-5.3), Krísuvík (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), La Palma (1 quake mag 1.8), Long Valley (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Mauna Loa (5 quakes between mag 1.3-2.8), Novarupta (1 quake mag 1.2), Sabancaya (2 quakes between mag 3.3-3.5), Tindfjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.4) (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:




Bam volcano (Northeast of New Guinea): magnitude 4.9 earthquake

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 18 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.9 quake: Near N. Coast of New Guinea, PNG. on Thu, 2 Aug 08h13 (18 km N)
All earthquakes at Bam

El Hierro volcano (Canary Islands): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 46 seconds, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 19.0 and 18.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: SW FRONTERA.IHI on Thu, 2 Aug 16h55 (19 km WNW)
M 2.2 quake: SW FRONTERA.IHI on Thu, 2 Aug 16h55 (17 km WNW)
All earthquakes at El Hierro

Grímsvötn volcano (Iceland): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.6 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 19.6 km SW of Grímsfjall on Thu, 2 Aug 01h43 (19 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 19.7 km SW of Grímsfjall on Thu, 2 Aug 01h48 (19 km SSE)
M 1.2 quake: 19.9 km SW of Grímsfjall on Thu, 2 Aug 01h48 (19 km S)
M 0.8 quake: 6.4 km NW of Grímsfjall on Thu, 2 Aug 14h59 (3 km N)
M 0.4 quake: 4.7 km NNW of Grímsfjall on Thu, 2 Aug 14h59 (3 km N)
All earthquakes at Grímsvötn

Katla volcano (Iceland): 55 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 55 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.2 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.7 quake: 6.4 km E of Goðabunga on Thu, 2 Aug 12h55 (4 km E)
M 2.2 quake: 6.8 km E of Goðabunga on Thu, 2 Aug 07h15 (3 km ENE)
M 2.2 quake: 6.2 km E of Goðabunga on Thu, 2 Aug 04h55 (3 km E)
M 1.9 quake: 5.3 km NNW of Hábunga on Thu, 2 Aug 17h55 (4 km E)
M 1.7 quake: 7.9 km N of Hábunga on Thu, 2 Aug 06h27 (2 km NE)
All earthquakes at Katla

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 488 earthquakes up to magnitude 5.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 488 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 44 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 5.3 quake: Volcanic Eruption - 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 2 Aug 21h55 (2 km SSW)
M 3.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 2 Aug 03h33 (4 km SW)
M 3.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 2 Aug 14h04 (4 km WSW)
M 3.7 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 2 Aug 10h19 (2 km SW)
M 3.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 2 Aug 10h18 (4 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.8

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 2 Aug 17h18 (3 km NW)
M 2.7 quake: 4km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 2 Aug 16h52 (10 km W)
M 2.7 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Thu, 2 Aug 07h30 (5 km S)
M 2.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 2 Aug 07h30 (5 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Thu, 2 Aug 03h03 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 58 minutes, the last being recorded quake 21 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 12.0 and 10.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: Peru on Thu, 2 Aug 00h40 (12 km NE)
M 3.3 quake: Peru on Thu, 2 Aug 02h38 (12 km NE)
All earthquakes at Sabancaya
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 01, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.1-3.7), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Don Joao de Castro Bank (4 quakes between mag 2.3-3.3), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.6), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 31 Jul 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jul 31, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Katla (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.4), Kilauea (501 quakes between mag 1.7-5.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Jul 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jul 30, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 3.0), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.5), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.5), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 Jul 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Jul 29, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.6-2.7), Don Joao de Castro Bank (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.3), Etna (1 quake mag 1.5), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.1), Hasan Dagi (1 quake mag 1.8), Hofsjökull volcano (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 28 Jul 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jul 28, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 3.3), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.6-1.7), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.4), Kilauea (426 quakes between mag 1.7-5.3) ... [more]

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