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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 12 Aug 2018

Sunday Aug 12, 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 12 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 12 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Hrómundartindur (62 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3)
Krafla (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Krísuvík (5 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.1), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.7), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.4), Steamboat Springs (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.6), Öraefajökull (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.6) (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:




Hrómundartindur volcano (Iceland): 62 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 62 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.5 and 3.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 2.5 km W of Þrengsli on Sun, 12 Aug 00h18 (17 km ESE)
M 1.7 quake: 2.6 km W of Þrengsli on Sun, 12 Aug 01h32 (17 km ESE)
M 1.2 quake: 3.0 km W of Þrengsli on Sun, 12 Aug 01h42 (17 km ESE)
M 1.1 quake: 2.9 km W of Þrengsli on Sun, 12 Aug 00h18 (17 km ESE)
M 1.1 quake: 2.3 km WSW of Þrengsli on Sun, 12 Aug 13h34 (16 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Hrómundartindur

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.8 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 12 Aug 21h34 (2 km SW)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 12 Aug 20h29 (3 km ENE)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 12 Aug 15h52 (2 km SW)
M 1.8 quake: 20km W of Volcano, Hawaii on Sun, 12 Aug 11h02 (15 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 48 minutes, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 5.8 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 2.0 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Sun, 12 Aug 18h07 (12 km SE)
M 1.3 quake: 1.6 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Sun, 12 Aug 18h55 (12 km SE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Aug 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Etna (1 quake mag 2.5), Goat Rocks (1 quake mag 2.1), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Hrómundartindur (70 quakes between mag 0.1-2.6) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Aug 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Churchill (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Goat Rocks (1 quake mag 2.5), Grímsvötn (7 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Aug 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.4), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.4), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.0), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Katla (39 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 08, 2018
Quakes detected near: Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.4), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Ischia (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
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.
Tuesday, Aug 07, 2018
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) ... [more]

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