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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 23 Dec 2018

Sunday Dec 23, 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 23 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 23 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Etna (10 quakes between mag 1.1-2.5), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.8), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.1)
Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.6), Ngauruhoe (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.4), Reykjanes (9 quakes between mag 0.2-2.2), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Rumble II West (1 quake mag 3.5), Salton Buttes (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.0), Sousaki (1 quake mag 1.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Whale Island (1 quake mag 2.1) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 12 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.5 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 10km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 23 Dec 20h25 (17 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 23 Dec 18h56 (17 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA on Sun, 23 Dec 02h42 (16 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 9km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 23 Dec 13h29 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Sun, 23 Dec 16h25 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 10 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

10 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 54 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.6 and 1.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: SICILY, ITALY on Sun, 23 Dec 19h19 (5 km ESE)
M 2.0 quake: 11 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 23 Dec 18h50 (5 km ESE)
M 1.8 quake: 12 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 23 Dec 21h55 (3 km SE)
M 1.5 quake: 11 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 23 Dec 18h59 (4 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 1.2 km W from M. Denza (CT) on Sun, 23 Dec 18h53 (6 km SE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 30 minutes, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 12 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.5 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 23 Dec 22h38 (5 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 27km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Sun, 23 Dec 22h07 (1 km N)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 9 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

9 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.7 and 3.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: 5.8 km NNE of Grindavík on Sun, 23 Dec 11h44 (6 km W)
M 1.5 quake: 4.7 km W of Reykjanestá on Sun, 23 Dec 21h05 (17 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 4.9 km NNE of Grindavík on Sun, 23 Dec 11h44 (6 km W)
M 1.3 quake: 3.1 km WSW of Fagradalsfjall on Sun, 23 Dec 12h39 (9 km W)
M 0.8 quake: 5.2 km SW of Fagradalsfjall on Sun, 23 Dec 08h42 (9 km W)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Rumble II West volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 13 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 23 Dec 16h50 (13 km N)
All earthquakes at Rumble II West

Whale Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 19 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 23 Dec 19h59 (19 km N)
All earthquakes at Whale Island
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Dec 22, 2018
Quakes detected near: Arenal (1 quake mag 3.0), Barva (1 quake mag 3.5), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.7), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Geysir (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 21, 2018
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Barva (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-3.2), Craters of the Moon (1 quake mag 2.5), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7) ... [more]
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.
Thursday, Dec 20, 2018
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) ... [more]
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]

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