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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 9 Nov 2018

Friday Nov 09, 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  9 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 9 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0), Amiata (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Apaneca Range (1 quake mag 3.7), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 2.3-3.2), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6)
Etna (1 quake mag 1.2), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 1.1), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Long Valley (17 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Maroa (2 quakes between mag 1.5-2.0), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.9), Mount Rainier (1 quake mag 1.2), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.3), Salton Buttes (7 quakes between mag 1.3-2.5), Steamboat Springs (1 quake mag 1.2), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.2), Torfajökull (1 quake mag 1.0) (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:




Apaneca Range volcano (El Salvador): magnitude 3.7 earthquake

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 9 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.0 km depth at 7 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.7 quake: EL SALVADOR on Fri, 9 Nov 14h22 (7 km E)
All earthquakes at Apaneca Range

Cerro Prieto volcano (Baja California, NW Mexico & Mexican Islands): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 58 minutes, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.0 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.2 quake: BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO on Fri, 9 Nov 05h57 (6 km W)
M 2.3 quake: BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO on Fri, 9 Nov 07h55 (3 km SW)
All earthquakes at Cerro Prieto

Clear Lake volcano (California): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.8 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 18h23 (19 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 03h27 (18 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 3km NE of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 02h27 (19 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 6km WNW of Cobb, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 02h09 (15 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 06h35 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 9 Nov 20h32 (1 km WNW)
M 2.2 quake: 15km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 9 Nov 17h39 (18 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 9 Nov 00h31 (1 km WSW)
M 1.8 quake: 14km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 9 Nov 16h42 (17 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Long Valley volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.3 and 0.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 14h16 (9 km SE)
M 1.6 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 07h14 (9 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 07h56 (8 km SE)
M 1.0 quake: 10km WSW of Toms Place, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 20h58 (19 km SSW)
M 0.8 quake: 4km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 07h57 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.9

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.0 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.9 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 9 Nov 18h09 (19 km SSW)
M 2.3 quake: 23km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 9 Nov 01h15 (17 km W)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.6 and 3.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 9 Nov 14h01 (1 km E)
M 2.1 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Fri, 9 Nov 09h07 (12 km N)
M 1.7 quake: 9km WSW of Niland, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 13h25 (3 km E)
M 1.7 quake: 9km WSW of Niland, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 07h53 (3 km E)
M 1.6 quake: 9km WSW of Niland, CA on Fri, 9 Nov 18h57 (2 km SE)
All earthquakes at Salton Buttes
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  8 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Nov 08, 2018
Quakes detected near: Amiata (37 quakes between mag 1.1-2.4), Arenal (1 quake mag 2.8), Barva (1 quake mag 3.0), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Coso (4 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  7 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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