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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018

Wednesday Sep 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 Sep 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 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.6), Conchagüita (1 quake mag 4.5), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.1-2.4), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Kilauea (13 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9)
Lomas Blancas (1 quake mag 2.6), Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Ngauruhoe (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Spurr (1 quake mag 1.6), Tri Sestry (1 quake mag 5.2), Vesuvius (1 quake mag 1.2), Öraefajökull (10 quakes between mag 0.2-2.6) (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:




Conchagüita volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 4.5 earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 8 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.5 quake: Honduras on Wed, 12 Sep 15h35 (8 km NW)
All earthquakes at Conchagüita

Etna volcano (Italy): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 11 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.2 and 3.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 9 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT) on Wed, 12 Sep 22h38 (3 km SSW)
M 2.2 quake: 1 km E Ragalna (CT) on Wed, 12 Sep 14h10 (14 km SSE)
M 2.2 quake: SICILY, ITALY on Wed, 12 Sep 09h23 (12 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 0.9 km SE from La Montagnola (CT) on Tue, 11 Sep 23h50 (5 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Etna

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.9 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 12 Sep 20h11 (11 km SW)
M 2.5 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 12 Sep 04h09 (15 km SW)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 12 Sep 12h38 (2 km SW)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 12 Sep 11h06 (10 km E)
M 2.2 quake: 6km SW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 12 Sep 02h14 (4 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Lomas Blancas volcano (Central Chile and Argentina): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.8 km depth at 17 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 41 km al NE de San Fabián on Wed, 12 Sep 09h45 (17 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Lomas Blancas

Tri Sestry volcano (Urup Island): magnitude 5.2 earthquake

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 14 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 5.2 quake: Kuril Islands on Wed, 12 Sep 00h28 (14 km SE)
All earthquakes at Tri Sestry

Öraefajökull volcano (Iceland): 10 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

10 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.9 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.6 quake: 0.2 km N of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Wed, 12 Sep 12h45 (2 km NE)
M 1.1 quake: 2.1 km NE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Wed, 12 Sep 12h50 (3 km N)
M 1.1 quake: 0.5 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Wed, 12 Sep 08h05 (3 km NE)
M 1.1 quake: 2.6 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Wed, 12 Sep 02h07 (1 km SSE)
M 0.8 quake: 2.6 km SSE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Wed, 12 Sep 02h07 (1 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Öraefajökull
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Agua de Pau (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1), Furnas (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.9), Galeras (2 quakes between mag 3.2-4.0), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Grímsvötn (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 10 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Sep 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Griggs (1 quake mag 2.4), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Mammoth Mountain (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Patoc (1 quake mag 2.0), Rinjani (1 quake mag 5.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  9 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Sep 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.1), Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 2.2-2.8), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.2), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Kilauea (8 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9), Krafla (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Sep 08, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.3), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.4), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Hrómundartindur (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  7 Sep 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Sep 07, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Camiguin de Babuyanes (2 quakes between mag 3.0-3.0), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.1), Guntur (1 quake mag 3.1), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 1.7-2.3), Laacher See (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0) ... [more]

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