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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 12 Oct 2018

Friday Oct 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 Oct 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 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.8-2.5), Augustine (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.2), Banda Api (3 quakes between mag 2.9-3.4), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.3-2.4)
Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Etna (1 quake mag 1.5), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.2), Geysir (1 quake mag 1.7), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Hrómundartindur (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.1), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.9), Katla (1 quake mag 2.0), Kenger (1 quake mag 1.3), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.7-3.1), Kula (1 quake mag 1.1), Lavic Lake (1 quake mag 2.3), Mauna Loa (7 quakes between mag 0.6-2.4), Mono Lake (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Tindfjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.2), Torfajökull (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.3), Trident (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.0) (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:




Askja volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 15 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 3.8 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 3.6 km WSW of Dreki on Fri, 12 Oct 02h49 (4 km E)
M 0.8 quake: 4.1 km WNW of Herðubreiðartögl on Fri, 12 Oct 08h56 (15 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Askja

Banda Api volcano (Banda Sea): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.4

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 4 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 10.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.4 quake: Banda (3 MMI) on Fri, 12 Oct 10h43 (5 km S)
M 3.2 quake: Banda (3 MMI) on Fri, 12 Oct 11h08 (13 km S)
M 2.9 quake: Banda (0 MMI) on Fri, 12 Oct 15h10 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Banda Api

Clear Lake volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

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 3.5 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 12 Oct 19h28 (19 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA on Fri, 12 Oct 06h29 (16 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 6km NNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 12 Oct 21h27 (17 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 8km WNW of Cobb, CA on Fri, 12 Oct 09h42 (15 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 8km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 12 Oct 19h29 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.1

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 13 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.0 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 12 Oct 10h51 (10 km N)
M 2.0 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 22h36 (1 km SSW)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 12 Oct 01h19 (2 km WNW)
M 1.9 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 19h29 (1 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: Hawaii region, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 01h41 (4 km N)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Lavic Lake volcano (California): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.0 km depth at 15 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 12 Oct 18h42 (15 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Lavic Lake

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 23 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.1 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: 21km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 10h14 (8 km NE)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 12 Oct 11h13 (2 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 20km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 23h26 (8 km ENE)
M 1.8 quake: 27km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 10h22 (4 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 22km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Fri, 12 Oct 12h16 (7 km NE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Oct 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.6), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.3), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Etna (9 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Agua de Pau (1 quake mag 2.1), Amiata (1 quake mag 1.6), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.2-3.0), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.0-2.3), Furnas (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.6), Gareloi (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  9 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Oct 09, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Amiata (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Etna (4 quakes between mag 0.9-3.4), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 0.7-2.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Oct 08, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (5 quakes between mag 1.2-2.1), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-3.2), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.3-2.5), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 Oct 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Oct 07, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.2), Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 3.0-3.3), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Etna (3 quakes between mag 2.0-2.5), Geysir (3 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Grímsvötn (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1) ... [more]

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