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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 7 Aug 2018

Tuesday Aug 07, 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  7 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 7 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.9-2.1), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Etna (1 quake mag 1.3), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.8), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4)
Katla (8 quakes between mag 0.7-2.3), Kilauea (8 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Mauna Kea (1 quake mag 2.8), Recheschnoi (1 quake mag 1.2), Ruapehu (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Sabancaya (1 quake mag 3.5), Tenerife (1 quake mag 2.0), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.1), Vatnafjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), unnamed submarine (1 quake mag 4.8), Öraefajökull (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5) (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:




Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 55 minutes, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 42 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.1 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 4.6 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Tue, 7 Aug 22h08 (4 km SSE)
M 2.0 quake: 4.9 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Tue, 7 Aug 21h56 (5 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 4.4 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Tue, 7 Aug 21h19 (4 km ESE)
M 0.9 quake: 4.5 km SSW of Bárðarbunga on Tue, 7 Aug 21h12 (3 km S)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 14 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.9 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 6km NNW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 7 Aug 11h50 (17 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 7 Aug 15h57 (17 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 7 Aug 14h48 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 7 Aug 15h51 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 7 Aug 09h17 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Katla volcano (Iceland): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 minutes, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: 3.2 km ESE of Goðabunga on Tue, 7 Aug 07h18 (6 km E)
M 1.4 quake: 3.8 km E of Goðabunga on Tue, 7 Aug 07h12 (6 km E)
M 1.1 quake: 4.2 km E of Goðabunga on Tue, 7 Aug 07h12 (6 km E)
M 1.0 quake: 4.4 km E of Goðabunga on Tue, 7 Aug 07h15 (5 km ENE)
M 0.9 quake: 4.3 km ENE of Goðabunga on Tue, 7 Aug 07h30 (6 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Katla

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 24 hours, the last being recorded quake 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 12.7 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 7 Aug 02h42 (2 km SW)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Mon, 6 Aug 23h54 (3 km SSW)
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 7 Aug 14h55 (4 km SW)
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 7 Aug 08h35 (3 km SSW)
M 1.9 quake: 9km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 7 Aug 21h02 (8 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Mauna Kea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 18 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 18.0 km depth at 13 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 7 Aug 05h42 (13 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Mauna Kea

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 13 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: Peru on Tue, 7 Aug 06h59 (13 km NE)
All earthquakes at Sabancaya

unnamed submarine volcano (Admiralty Islands): magnitude 4.8 earthquake

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 21 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 1 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.8 quake: Bismarck Sea on Tue, 7 Aug 02h58 (1 km W)
All earthquakes at unnamed submarine
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Aug 06, 2018
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.7), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.1-1.7), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Kilauea (21 quakes between mag 1.7-2.6), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Aug 05, 2018
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.2), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.5-2.2), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.2), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.7), Katla (1 quake mag 1.5), Kilauea (54 quakes between mag 1.2-3.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Aug 04, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.2), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Etna (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  3 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Aug 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.6-2.4), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Hualalai (1 quake mag 1.9), Katla (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Kilauea (416 quakes between mag 1.7-3.5) ... [more]
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.
Thursday, Aug 02, 2018
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) ... [more]

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