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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 4 Jan 2019

Friday Jan 04, 2019 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  4 Jan 2019 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 4 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Etna (4 quakes between mag 1.3-3.5), Furnas (4 quakes between mag 2.0-2.5), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.1), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Lavic Lake (1 quake mag 1.2)
Reporoa (1 quake mag 1.8), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.1), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.2), Taupo (4 quakes between mag 1.3-2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 1.4-1.8) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 16 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.5 and 0.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 4 Jan 15h07 (19 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 4km NW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 4 Jan 06h35 (19 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 3km NNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 4 Jan 19h00 (19 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 4 Jan 21h09 (19 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 9km NW of The Geysers, CA on Fri, 4 Jan 22h34 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Etna volcano (Italy): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.4 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: SICILY, ITALY on Fri, 4 Jan 04h10 (8 km SE)
M 3.0 quake: 7 km N Ragalna (CT) on Fri, 4 Jan 03h54 (8 km SE)
M 1.8 quake: 9 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT) on Fri, 4 Jan 21h41 (4 km SSW)
M 1.3 quake: 8 km N Ragalna (CT) on Fri, 4 Jan 14h56 (7 km SE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Furnas volcano (Azores): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 18.0 and 6.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: SE S. Miguel on Fri, 4 Jan 10h02 (19 km WSW)
M 2.4 quake: SSW Faial da Terra (S. Miguel) on Fri, 4 Jan 06h56 (14 km WSW)
M 2.3 quake: SE S. Miguel on Fri, 4 Jan 21h05 (19 km SW)
M 2.0 quake: SSW Faial da Terra (S. Miguel) on Fri, 4 Jan 06h58 (14 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Furnas

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 4 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.0 and 0.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Fri, 4 Jan 20h43 (13 km SW)
M 1.8 quake: 11km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii on Fri, 4 Jan 17h08 (13 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.0 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 4 Jan 01h23 (9 km SE)
M 1.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 4 Jan 09h21 (6 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 4 Jan 01h41 (9 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 4 Jan 00h21 (12 km S)
All earthquakes at Taupo
Previous news
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5), Cofre de Perote (1 quake mag 4.2), El Hierro (2 quakes between mag 2.8-3.5), Etna (9 quakes between mag 1.1-3.0) ... read all
Wednesday, Jan 02, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Amiata (1 quake mag 1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.7), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.2), Kilauea (5 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3) ... read all
Tuesday, Jan 01, 2019
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.1), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.8-2.3), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.2-1.5), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.7-1.6) ... read all
Monday, Dec 31, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 31 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Coso (1 quake mag 1.7), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.4), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.1), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7) ... read all
Sunday, Dec 30, 2018
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Dec 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (14 quakes between mag 1.2-3.4), Grensdalur (44 quakes between mag 0.3-4.4), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.6), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.4-4.3) ... read all

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