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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 7 Nov 2018

Wednesday Nov 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 Nov 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 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.5), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Grímsvötn (6 quakes between mag 0.9-2.6)
Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Kerlingarfjöll (1 quake mag 1.5), Kilauea (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.9), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Mount Rainier (1 quake mag 1.1), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.5), Salton Buttes (6 quakes between mag 1.2-1.7), Vesuvius (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.8 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Wed, 7 Nov 05h23 (17 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 7 Nov 17h43 (18 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 3km WNW of Cobb, CA on Wed, 7 Nov 18h50 (15 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 5km WNW of Cobb, CA on Wed, 7 Nov 07h04 (14 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 7 Nov 03h59 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Grímsvötn volcano (Iceland): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 4 hours, the last being recorded quake 19 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.9 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.6 quake: 0.7 km WSW of Grímsfjall on Wed, 7 Nov 04h27 (3 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 1.3 km SW of Grímsfjall on Wed, 7 Nov 04h26 (3 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 0.5 km W of Grímsfjall on Wed, 7 Nov 04h27 (3 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 2.8 km S of Grímsfjall on Wed, 7 Nov 04h26 (5 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 1.8 km SSW of Grímsfjall on Wed, 7 Nov 01h53 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Grímsvötn
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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  6 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Nov 06, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.3), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Nov 05, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Coso (9 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3), Leizhou Bandao (1 quake mag 3.1), Long Valley (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Ruapehu (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Nov 04, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 0.8-2.0), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Nov 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Coso (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2), Long Valley (10 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Ngauruhoe (1 quake mag 1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Nov 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Augustine (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Great Sitkin (1 quake mag 1.0), Kilauea (7 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Long Valley (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Markagunt Plateau (1 quake mag 1.7) ... [more]

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