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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 16 Dec 2018

Sunday Dec 16, 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 16 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 16 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.3), Ambrym (1 quake mag 5.2), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 0.9-2.0), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Denison (1 quake mag 2.2)
Etna (1 quake mag 3.1), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.1), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Kverkfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Lopevi (1 quake mag 5.3), Mauna Kea (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (6 quakes between mag 1.8-2.5), Redoubt (1 quake mag 1.5), Reporoa (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.5), Sousaki (2 quakes between mag 2.8-3.0), Taupo (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.5), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.7), Whale Island (1 quake mag 1.8), Öraefajökull (1 quake mag 1.3) (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:




Akyarlar volcano (Turkey): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 9.0 km depth at 8 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: DODECANESE IS.-TURKEY BORDER REG on Sun, 16 Dec 18h27 (8 km SW)
All earthquakes at Akyarlar

Ambrym volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 5.2 earthquake

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 4 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 5.2 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Sun, 16 Dec 07h44 (4 km NE)
All earthquakes at Ambrym

Denison volcano (Alaska Peninsula): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.6 km depth at 4 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 100km NNW of Larsen Bay, Alaska on Sun, 16 Dec 10h16 (4 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Denison

Etna volcano (Italy): magnitude 3.1 earthquake

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0.8 km depth at 0 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.1 quake: 11 km W Milo (CT) on Sun, 16 Dec 19h29 (0 km S)
All earthquakes at Etna

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 29 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 23h21 (1 km SW)
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 13h36 (16 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sun, 16 Dec 08h58 (0 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Lopevi volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 5.3 earthquake

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 14 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0 km depth at 8 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 5.3 quake: Vanuatu Islands on Sun, 16 Dec 09h48 (8 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Lopevi

Mauna Kea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 16.0 km depth at 10 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 18h45 (10 km SE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Kea

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.0 and 0.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 06h13 (2 km WNW)
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 16h27 (5 km ESE)
M 2.3 quake: 21km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Sun, 16 Dec 14h08 (6 km ESE)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 12h31 (6 km ESE)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 16 Dec 13h23 (7 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Sousaki volcano (Greece): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 48 seconds, the last being recorded quake 19 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 13.7 and 8.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 28 Km NE from Corinth on Sun, 16 Dec 04h29 (19 km NNW)
M 2.8 quake: 26 Km NE from Corinth on Sun, 16 Dec 04h30 (16 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Sousaki

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 53 minutes, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 35 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.3 and 4.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 16 Dec 21h21 (18 km N)
M 2.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 16 Dec 22h14 (19 km N)
M 1.9 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 16 Dec 21h23 (19 km N)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 16 Dec 21h47 (18 km N)
All earthquakes at Taupo
Previous news
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.
Saturday, Dec 15, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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