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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018

Tuesday Dec 04, 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  4 Dec 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 4 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.9-2.2), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Don Joao de Castro Bank (9 quakes between mag 2.1-3.2)
Etna (1 quake mag 2.3), Gareloi (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.0), Great Sitkin (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Grensdalur (3 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.8-2.4), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.8), Martin (1 quake mag 1.1), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.9), Mount Shasta (1 quake mag 1.6), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.0), Steamboat Springs (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (4 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Vesuvius (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), White Island (1 quake mag 2.5) (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): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.7 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA on Tue, 4 Dec 00h39 (16 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 4km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 4 Dec 00h45 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 6km WNW of Cobb, CA on Tue, 4 Dec 01h43 (15 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 4km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 4 Dec 20h17 (19 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 4 Dec 21h31 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Don Joao de Castro Bank volcano (Azores): 9 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

9 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 14.1 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.2 quake: AZORES ISLANDS, PORTUGAL on Tue, 4 Dec 07h00 (2 km N)
M 2.9 quake: Banco D. Joao de Castro on Tue, 4 Dec 18h04 (4 km N)
M 2.6 quake: Banco D. Joao de Castro on Tue, 4 Dec 08h00 (5 km ESE)
M 2.5 quake: Banco D. Joao de Castro on Tue, 4 Dec 07h18 (4 km N)
M 2.3 quake: SW Banco D. Joao de Castro on Tue, 4 Dec 08h16 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Don Joao de Castro Bank

Etna volcano (Italy): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 11.4 km depth at 12 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 4 km SE Bronte (CT) on Tue, 4 Dec 00h33 (12 km E)
All earthquakes at Etna

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 19.0 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 4 Dec 20h13 (17 km NE)
M 1.9 quake: 4km SW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 4 Dec 14h25 (1 km W)
M 1.9 quake: 14km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 4 Dec 05h19 (17 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 14km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 4 Dec 05h17 (18 km WSW)
M 1.8 quake: 12km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 4 Dec 20h46 (14 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

White Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.2 km depth at 9 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Tue, 4 Dec 04h12 (9 km SSE)
All earthquakes at White Island
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 03, 2018
Quakes detected near: Augustine (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Don Joao de Castro Bank (8 quakes between mag 2.3-3.3), Grímsvötn (8 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Katla (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Irazu (1 quake mag 3.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Dec 01, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.5), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Kolumbo (1 quake mag 2.7), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Nov 30, 2018
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.2), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.4-2.8), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.3-2.4), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 Nov 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Nov 29, 2018
Quakes detected near: Amboy (1 quake mag 1.3), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5), Gareloi (1 quake mag 1.8), Great Sitkin (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5) ... [more]

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