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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 6 Jan 2019

Sunday Jan 06, 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  6 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 6 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (9 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (1 quake mag 1.5), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.2-2.4)
Geysir (1 quake mag 1.5), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Ischia (1 quake mag 1.3), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.7-2.4), Krísuvík (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.2), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.5), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.2), Taupo (2 quakes between mag 1.6-2.0), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.5), Ubehebe Craters (1 quake mag 1.2), Öraefajökull (11 quakes between mag 0.1-2.4) (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:




Etna volcano (Italy): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 7 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.4 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: 1 km E Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 6 Jan 18h08 (14 km SSE)
M 2.3 quake: SICILY, ITALY on Sun, 6 Jan 17h05 (10 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: 4 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 6 Jan 17h02 (10 km SSE)
M 1.6 quake: 5 km W Zafferana Etnea (CT) on Sun, 6 Jan 14h17 (6 km SW)
M 1.5 quake: 4 km N Ragalna (CT) on Sun, 6 Jan 17h09 (11 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Etna

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.2 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 6 Jan 19h59 (1 km WNW)
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 6 Jan 11h41 (1 km WNW)
M 2.0 quake: 15km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Sun, 6 Jan 16h45 (19 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 16km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sun, 6 Jan 21h33 (13 km NE)
M 1.9 quake: 5km SW of Volcano, Hawaii on Sat, 5 Jan 23h59 (1 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Krísuvík volcano (Iceland): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 3.3 km depth at 6 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 6.2 km NE of Krýsuvík on Sun, 6 Jan 16h38 (6 km W)
All earthquakes at Krísuvík

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

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 2 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.0 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 6 Jan 12h45 (16 km W)
M 2.0 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Sun, 6 Jan 14h55 (1 km NW)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Öraefajökull volcano (Iceland): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.9 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: 0.7 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Sun, 6 Jan 07h14 (2 km NNE)
M 1.4 quake: 2.2 km NNE of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Sun, 6 Jan 13h09 (4 km N)
M 1.2 quake: 2.6 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Sun, 6 Jan 11h24 (5 km NNE)
M 1.1 quake: 1.5 km NNW of Hvannadalshnjúkur on Sun, 6 Jan 07h15 (4 km NNE)
M 0.8 quake: 13.1 km SSE of Skaftafell on Sun, 6 Jan 21h28 (15 km SE)
All earthquakes at Öraefajökull
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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jan 05, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.4), Cofre de Perote (1 quake mag 4.3), Coso (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.9), Etna (6 quakes between mag 1.0-2.9), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3) ... [more]
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.
Friday, Jan 04, 2019
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) ... [more]
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.
Thursday, Jan 03, 2019
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) ... [more]
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.
Wednesday, Jan 02, 2019
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) ... [more]
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.
Tuesday, Jan 01, 2019
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) ... [more]

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