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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 29 Aug 2018

Wednesday Aug 29, 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 29 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 29 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua de Pau (1 quake mag 2.4), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 1.1), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.5)
Katla (4 quakes between mag 0.1-2.3), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.9-2.3), Kverkfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.3), Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.2), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Spurr (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Steamboat Springs (1 quake mag 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:




Agua de Pau volcano (Azores): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 1 hour 52 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0 km depth at 1 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: Fogo-Congro (S. Miguel) on Wed, 29 Aug 21h58 (1 km W)
All earthquakes at Agua de Pau

Clear Lake volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.9 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Wed, 29 Aug 20h03 (19 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 29 Aug 19h57 (17 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 29 Aug 03h54 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 29 Aug 21h25 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 12km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 29 Aug 16h50 (17 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 33 minutes, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 34 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.1 and 7.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 10 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT) on Wed, 29 Aug 21h43 (4 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 8 km NE Ragalna (CT) on Wed, 29 Aug 22h15 (6 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Irazu volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 3 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 5 km al Noreste de Llano Grande, Cartago. on Wed, 29 Aug 07h14 (3 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Irazu

Katla volcano (Iceland): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 8 minutes, the last being recorded quake 14 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.1 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 5.6 km ENE of Goðabunga on Wed, 29 Aug 09h51 (6 km ENE)
M 1.7 quake: 4.1 km ENE of Goðabunga on Wed, 29 Aug 09h51 (6 km ENE)
M 0.4 quake: 5.3 km ENE of Goðabunga on Wed, 29 Aug 09h52 (6 km ENE)
M 0.1 quake: 4.7 km W of Goðabunga on Wed, 29 Aug 08h44 (14 km E)
All earthquakes at Katla

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

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.0 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 29 Aug 17h04 (14 km SW)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 29 Aug 19h49 (18 km SW)
M 1.9 quake: 5km W of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 29 Aug 04h21 (0 km NW)
M 1.9 quake: 8km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 29 Aug 01h19 (3 km SE)
All earthquakes at Kilauea
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Aug 28, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.3), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Grímsnes (5 quakes between mag 0.1-2.8), Inyo Craters (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 27 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Aug 27, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Barva (1 quake mag 2.6), Cabalian (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.4), Grímsnes (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 26 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Aug 26, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (1 quake mag 1.3), Banda Api (1 quake mag 3.0), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Clear Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.3), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.0), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Aug 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Aug 24, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Etna (1 quake mag 2.7), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.8), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.3) ... [more]

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