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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 15 Dec 2018

Saturday Dec 15, 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 15 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 15 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Ambrym (1 quake mag 4.9), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.4-3.0), Etna (1 quake mag 2.3)
Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 2.1), Hualalai (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.1), Lopevi (1 quake mag 4.9), Maipo (1 quake mag 2.8), Mammoth Mountain (8 quakes between mag 0.9-2.2), Marapi (1 quake mag 2.9), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.0), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.3), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.6), Theistareykjarbunga (1 quake mag 1.2), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.1), West Crater (1 quake mag 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:




Ambrym volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 4.9 earthquake

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 15 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.9 quake: 72km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Sat, 15 Dec 19h29 (15 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Ambrym

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 12 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.6 km depth at 5 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 3.6 km ENE of Bárðarbunga on Sat, 15 Dec 12h07 (5 km NE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.6 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.0 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Sat, 15 Dec 14h56 (18 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 7km W of Cobb, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 09h53 (15 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 15h03 (19 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 10km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 06h01 (16 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 14h57 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 19.3 km depth at 10 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 8 km NE Adrano (CT) on Sat, 15 Dec 13h39 (10 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Golden Trout Creek volcano (California): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 2.0 km depth at 10 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: CENTRAL CALIFORNIA on Sat, 15 Dec 18h17 (10 km S)
All earthquakes at Golden Trout Creek

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 14 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sat, 15 Dec 05h18 (14 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Lopevi volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 4.9 earthquake

A magnitude 4.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 3 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 19 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.9 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Sat, 15 Dec 20h21 (19 km N)
All earthquakes at Lopevi

Maipo volcano (Central Chile and Argentina): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 13.0 km depth at 16 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 46 km al SE de San José de Maipo on Sat, 15 Dec 13h22 (16 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Maipo

Mammoth Mountain volcano (California): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 34 minutes, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 14 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 0.5 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: LONG VALLEY AREA, CALIFORNIA on Sat, 15 Dec 22h07 (2 km NNW)
M 1.4 quake: 4km WNW of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 22h02 (2 km NNW)
M 1.3 quake: 4km WNW of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 22h08 (2 km NNW)
M 1.2 quake: 4km WNW of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 22h32 (2 km NNW)
M 1.1 quake: 4km WNW of Mammoth Lakes, CA on Sat, 15 Dec 22h36 (2 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Mammoth Mountain

Marapi volcano (Sumatra): magnitude 2.9 earthquake

A magnitude 2.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 1 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.9 quake: Bukittinggi (2 MMI) on Sat, 15 Dec 17h07 (1 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Marapi
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 14, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Clear Lake (8 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Coso (1 quake mag 1.1), Dieng (1 quake mag 2.8), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.4), Kilauea (10 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Dec 13, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.5), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.8), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 0.9-2.1), Krísuvík (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 12 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Atka (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.6-2.1), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.9-2.3), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-2.6), Coso (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Etna (1 quake mag 1.9), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 1.1), Katla (1 quake mag 1.5), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Dec 10, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.6), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4) ... [more]

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