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Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 17 Dec 2018

Monday Dec 17, 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 17 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 17 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.7), Bardarbunga (18 quakes between mag 0.1-4.0), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Coso (5 quakes between mag 0.4-2.6), Epi (1 quake mag 4.7), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0)
Eyafjallajökull (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Gareloi (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Golden Trout Creek (1 quake mag 1.4), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.2-2.4), Kolob (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.5), Kolumbo (2 quakes between mag 2.7-3.1), Kverkfjöll (1 quake mag 1.0), Lopevi (1 quake mag 4.9), Mauna Loa (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.1), Mono Lake (16 quakes between mag 1.0-2.7), Pico (1 quake mag 2.2), Prestahnukur (1 quake mag 1.3), Reporoa (1 quake mag 2.6), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.4), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.4), Sousaki (1 quake mag 2.6), Taupo (6 quakes between mag 1.3-3.5) (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:




Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 18 earthquakes up to magnitude 4.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 18 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 29 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.5 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 4.0 quake: 7.0 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Mon, 17 Dec 06h59 (7 km ESE)
M 3.6 quake: 7.0 km ESE of Bárðarbunga on Mon, 17 Dec 06h59 (8 km ESE)
M 2.4 quake: 4.3 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Mon, 17 Dec 08h28 (4 km SE)
M 2.0 quake: 2.7 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Mon, 17 Dec 09h39 (2 km ESE)
M 1.7 quake: 4.1 km SE of Bárðarbunga on Mon, 17 Dec 08h28 (4 km SE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Coso volcano (California): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.3 and 2.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: CENTRAL CALIFORNIA on Mon, 17 Dec 18h02 (9 km N)
M 0.7 quake: 24km ENE of Coso Junction, CA on Mon, 17 Dec 17h45 (14 km N)
M 0.7 quake: 6km S of Little Lake, CA on Mon, 17 Dec 10h31 (18 km S)
M 0.4 quake: 7km E of Coso Junction, CA on Mon, 17 Dec 14h07 (5 km NNW)
M 0.4 quake: 8km NE of Coso Junction, CA on Mon, 17 Dec 06h00 (9 km N)
All earthquakes at Coso

Epi volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 4.7 earthquake

A magnitude 4.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 11 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.7 quake: 108km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Mon, 17 Dec 06h52 (11 km NW)
All earthquakes at Epi

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Mon, 17 Dec 19h47 (13 km SSW)
M 1.7 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Mon, 17 Dec 09h52 (2 km NW)
M 1.7 quake: 14km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Mon, 17 Dec 03h27 (17 km WSW)
M 1.2 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Mon, 17 Dec 14h53 (1 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Kolumbo volcano (Greece): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 2 minutes, the last being recorded quake 17 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 15.0 and 5.7 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.1 quake: DODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE on Mon, 17 Dec 06h59 (14 km SSW)
M 2.7 quake: MEDITERRANEAN SEA on Mon, 17 Dec 07h01 (13 km W)
All earthquakes at Kolumbo

Lopevi volcano (Vanuatu): magnitude 4.9 earthquake

A magnitude 4.9 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 16 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.9 quake: 95km ESE of Lakatoro, Vanuatu on Mon, 17 Dec 08h04 (16 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Lopevi

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

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.7 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Mon, 17 Dec 20h09 (5 km SSE)
M 1.9 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Mon, 17 Dec 03h53 (7 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 25km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Mon, 17 Dec 21h19 (5 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Mono Lake volcano (California): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 44 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 17.3 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.7 quake: CENTRAL CALIFORNIA on Mon, 17 Dec 11h41 (16 km WNW)
M 2.7 quake: CENTRAL CALIFORNIA on Mon, 17 Dec 11h26 (15 km WNW)
M 2.4 quake: CENTRAL CALIFORNIA on Mon, 17 Dec 05h35 (15 km WNW)
M 1.8 quake: 37km SE of Bridgeport, California on Mon, 17 Dec 05h02 (15 km WNW)
M 1.7 quake: 38km SE of Bridgeport, California on Mon, 17 Dec 08h03 (15 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Mono Lake

Pico volcano (Azores): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 19.0 km depth at 2 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: Pico (Pico) on Mon, 17 Dec 05h16 (2 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Pico

Reporoa volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 14 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 23h27 (14 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Reporoa

Sousaki volcano (Greece): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 9 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 17 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: GREECE on Mon, 17 Dec 14h23 (17 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Sousaki

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 10 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.4 and 3.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.5 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 01h11 (17 km N)
M 2.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 01h11 (17 km N)
M 1.8 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 12h57 (17 km N)
M 1.8 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 03h06 (18 km N)
M 1.3 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 17 Dec 13h40 (19 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 16 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 16, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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