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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 7 Mar 2019

Thursday Mar 07, 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  7 Mar 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 7 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Agua de Pau (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (33 quakes between mag 0.3-2.4), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.1), Hrómundartindur (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.2), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0)
Long Valley (22 quakes between mag 0.1-1.7), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.1), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.6), Spurr (1 quake mag 2.3), Taupo (8 quakes between mag 1.0-2.4), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.6), Vatnafjöll (1 quake mag 2.0) (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): 33 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 33 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.0 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 03h48 (17 km S)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 03h13 (16 km S)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 01h16 (16 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 6km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 02h11 (15 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 01h41 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Grímsvötn volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (14:47 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.4 and 1.7 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 4.3 km NW of Grímsfjall (Iceland) on Thu, 7 Mar 14h47 (1 km N)
M 1.3 quake: 4.2 km NW of Grímsfjall (Iceland) on Thu, 7 Mar 14h47 (1 km N)
All earthquakes at Grímsvötn

Long Valley volcano (California): 22 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 22 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.3 and 1.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 01h53 (8 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 06h27 (7 km SSE)
M 1.3 quake: 5km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 01h51 (8 km SE)
M 1.0 quake: 5km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 09h01 (8 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 12km WNW of Toms Place, CA (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 08h22 (13 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Spurr volcano (Cook Inlet (SW Alaska)): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 0 km depth at 3 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 83km NW of Nikiski, Alaska (USA) on Thu, 7 Mar 08h11 (3 km S)
All earthquakes at Spurr

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 8 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

8 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.0 and 3.8 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 7 Mar 04h35 (2 km NW)
M 2.0 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 7 Mar 07h28 (18 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 7 Mar 18h56 (4 km E)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 7 Mar 07h43 (17 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 7 Mar 07h09 (18 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Taupo
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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  6 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.2), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3), Coso (1 quake mag 1.2), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.0), Loki-Fögrufjöll volcano (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Mar 05, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.2), Clear Lake (25 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.2), Krafla (1 quake mag 1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Mar 04, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Bardarbunga (14 quakes between mag 0.2-4.1), Caichinque (1 quake mag 2.9), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.4-2.4), Coso (1 quake mag 1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Mar 03, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.5-3.4), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.4-2.3), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.6), Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Kilauea (5 quakes between mag 1.7-2.6), Krísuvík (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  2 Mar 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Mar 02, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.4-2.2), Coso (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.4), Karapinar (1 quake mag 1.5), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-2.4) ... [more]

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