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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 6 Dec 2018

Thursday Dec 06, 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  6 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 6 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-2.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.8), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.7)
Lavic Lake (1 quake mag 1.6), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.0), Pocdol Mountains (1 quake mag 4.5), Recheschnoi (1 quake mag 1.1), Salton Buttes (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.3), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.2), Öraefajökull (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2) (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): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.9 and 4.3 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 8.2 km SSE of Lokatindur on Thu, 6 Dec 12h32 (6 km NNW)
M 0.6 quake: 3.4 km WSW of Dreki on Thu, 6 Dec 16h16 (4 km E)
M 0.6 quake: 8.6 km SSW of Dreki on Thu, 6 Dec 01h42 (8 km SE)
M 0.4 quake: 3.9 km WSW of Dreki on Thu, 6 Dec 01h42 (4 km ESE)
M 0.2 quake: 3.7 km WSW of Dreki on Thu, 6 Dec 02h03 (4 km E)
All earthquakes at Askja

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.7

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.0 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 6 Dec 03h51 (19 km WSW)
M 2.0 quake: Hawaii region, Hawaii on Thu, 6 Dec 14h39 (1 km NNW)
M 1.8 quake: Hawaii region, Hawaii on Thu, 6 Dec 13h20 (0 km E)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Pocdol Mountains volcano (Luzon Island): magnitude 4.5 earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 5 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.5 quake: LUZON, PHILIPPINES on Thu, 6 Dec 09h26 (5 km NE)
All earthquakes at Pocdol Mountains

Salton Buttes volcano (California): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 2 hours, the last being recorded quake 19 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.0 and 2.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA on Thu, 6 Dec 04h18 (2 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 11km SW of Niland, CA on Thu, 6 Dec 03h05 (2 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 10km WSW of Niland, CA on Thu, 6 Dec 05h13 (3 km N)
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  5 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.5-2.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.2), Great Sitkin (11 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9), Mammoth Mountain (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.8), Mauna Loa (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  4 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 04, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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