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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 20 Dec 2018

Thursday Dec 20, 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 20 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 20 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Caldera del Atuel (1 quake mag 2.8), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Geureudong (1 quake mag 4.4), Great Sitkin (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4)
Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Hayes (1 quake mag 1.7), Kilauea (5 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3), Long Valley (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Lunar Crater (1 quake mag 1.5), Mount Hood (1 quake mag 1.1), Ngauruhoe (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Reykjanes (111 quakes between mag 0.2-3.2), Seulawah Agam (1 quake mag 3.9), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.9), Tenerife (1 quake mag 2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.2), Öraefajökull (1 quake mag 1.5) (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:




Caldera del Atuel 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 17.0 km depth at 16 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 61 km al NE de Termas del Flaco on Thu, 20 Dec 13h28 (16 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Caldera del Atuel

Geureudong volcano (Sumatra): magnitude 4.4 earthquake

A magnitude 4.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 16 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 4.4 quake: NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA on Thu, 20 Dec 00h41 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Geureudong

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.3 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 20 Dec 20h50 (16 km WSW)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 20 Dec 09h11 (2 km NNW)
M 2.1 quake: 11km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 20 Dec 00h41 (12 km SW)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Thu, 20 Dec 06h34 (19 km WSW)
M 1.8 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Thu, 20 Dec 20h00 (2 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 111 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

Possible earthquake swarm: 111 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 29 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 0.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.2 quake: 4.7 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Thu, 20 Dec 14h25 (9 km W)
M 2.8 quake: 4.5 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Thu, 20 Dec 12h46 (9 km W)
M 2.8 quake: 4.0 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Thu, 20 Dec 13h52 (9 km W)
M 2.6 quake: 5.3 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Thu, 20 Dec 14h47 (9 km W)
M 2.6 quake: 4.3 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Thu, 20 Dec 03h37 (10 km W)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Seulawah Agam volcano (Sumatra): magnitude 3.9 earthquake

A magnitude 3.9 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 2 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.9 quake: NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA on Thu, 20 Dec 20h23 (2 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Seulawah Agam

Tenerife volcano (Canary Islands): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 9.0 km depth at 13 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: W VILAFLOR DE CHASNA.ITF on Thu, 20 Dec 04h15 (13 km S)
All earthquakes at Tenerife
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.5), Denison (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 18 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Askja (5 quakes between mag 1.4-2.3), Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.2-3.4), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.5) ... [more]
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.
Monday, Dec 17, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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