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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 6 Feb 2019

Wednesday Feb 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 Feb 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 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Amiata (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Clear Lake (5 quakes between mag 1.0-1.5), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsnes (1 quake mag 1.3), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.9)
Mauna Loa (7 quakes between mag 1.3-2.4), Monte Albano (1 quake mag 2.0), Reykjanes (37 quakes between mag 0.7-2.8), Taupo (6 quakes between mag 1.0-2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Turrialba (1 quake mag 3.2) (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:




Don Joao de Castro Bank volcano (Azores): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 12 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.0 km depth at 17 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: SE Terceira on Wed, 6 Feb 12h06 (17 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Don Joao de Castro Bank

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 7 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

7 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.7 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 6 Feb 23h29 (6 km ENE)
M 2.4 quake: 22km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Wed, 6 Feb 22h15 (6 km ENE)
M 2.1 quake: ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII on Wed, 6 Feb 12h52 (7 km NE)
M 1.8 quake: 23km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Wed, 6 Feb 12h55 (5 km NE)
M 1.8 quake: 22km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii on Wed, 6 Feb 10h17 (4 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 37 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 37 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 7 hours, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 0.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.8 quake: 4.8 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Wed, 6 Feb 11h30 (9 km ESE)
M 2.6 quake: 4.6 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Wed, 6 Feb 10h35 (9 km ESE)
M 2.2 quake: 4.1 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Wed, 6 Feb 10h57 (9 km ESE)
M 2.2 quake: 4.4 km N of Reykjanestá on Wed, 6 Feb 10h58 (10 km ESE)
M 2.1 quake: 7.2 km NNE of Reykjanestá on Wed, 6 Feb 16h32 (7 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 6 hours, the last being recorded quake 13 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 14.7 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 6 Feb 05h01 (8 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 6 Feb 05h14 (7 km SSE)
M 1.6 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 6 Feb 07h12 (7 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 6 Feb 06h26 (8 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 6 Feb 07h32 (16 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Taupo

Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 3.2 earthquake

A magnitude 3.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.0 km depth at 13 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.2 quake: 2 km al Oeste de Santa Teresita, Turrialba. on Wed, 6 Feb 13h31 (13 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Turrialba
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 05, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.9), Clear Lake (7 quakes between mag 1.0-2.4), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.2), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.1), Hofsjökull volcano (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  4 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Feb 04, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.7), Askja (1 quake mag 1.6), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (1 quake mag 2.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.0), El Hierro (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  3 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Feb 03, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.9-3.2), Amiata (1 quake mag 1.4), Coso (1 quake mag 1.2), Hekla (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Hrómundartindur (18 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Feb 02, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (3 quakes between mag 0.8-2.0), Etna (3 quakes between mag 2.0-2.4), Irazu (1 quake mag 2.9), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 2.1-2.3), Kverkfjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Long Valley (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Feb 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Feb 01, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.7-1.9), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Daikoku (1 quake mag 4.8), Grímsnes (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Hrómundartindur (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1) ... [more]

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