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Volcano earthquake report for Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019

Tuesday Jan 15, 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 15 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 15 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Clear Lake (6 quakes between mag 0.9-2.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 2.2-2.3), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.1), Yellowstone (1 quake mag 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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.0 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Tue, 15 Jan 09h45 (18 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA on Tue, 15 Jan 20h51 (16 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 Jan 12h21 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 4km WSW of Cobb, CA on Tue, 15 Jan 05h12 (17 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 5km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Tue, 15 Jan 20h59 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

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

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 39 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 15 Jan 17h24 (10 km SSW)
M 1.8 quake: 16km SE of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 15 Jan 23h11 (19 km WSW)
M 1.8 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii on Tue, 15 Jan 09h32 (1 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 1 minutes, the last being recorded quake 22 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.2 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 21km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Tue, 15 Jan 01h27 (6 km ENE)
M 2.2 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Tue, 15 Jan 00h26 (1 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Yellowstone volcano (Wyoming ): magnitude 2.4 earthquake

A magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 6.0 km depth at 7 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: 18km ESE of Old Faithful Geyser, Wyoming on Tue, 15 Jan 16h52 (7 km SW)
All earthquakes at Yellowstone
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jan 14, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (10 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Clear Lake (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Etna (7 quakes between mag 1.4-2.2), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.4), Hrómundartindur (6 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Jan 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 0.8-1.8), Etna (11 quakes between mag 1.5-2.4), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.2-2.5), Kilauea (3 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 12 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.3), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (1 quake mag 1.3), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.4), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.3), Grímsvötn (6 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Jan 11, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.9-2.1), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.7-2.4), Mauna Kea (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 10 Jan 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Jan 10, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.5), Campi Flegrei (Phlegrean Fields) (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.7), Dzenzursky (1 quake mag 4.6), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4) ... [more]

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