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Volcano earthquake report for Thursday, 16 May 2019

Thursday May 16, 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 16 May 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 16 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Biliran (1 quake mag 2.7), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 1.1), Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0)
El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.6), Etna (1 quake mag 2.0), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.1), Ghegam (1 quake mag 2.8), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Kilauea (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.6), Krísuvík (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Long Valley (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Makushin (6 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Mauna Loa (3 quakes between mag 1.8-1.8), Mount St. Helens (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.2), Reporoa (1 quake mag 2.1), Ruapehu (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2), Taupo (5 quakes between mag 1.5-2.1), Theistareykjarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Torfajökull (4 quakes between mag 1.1-2.2) (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:




Biliran volcano (Central Philippines): magnitude 2.7 earthquake

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 8 km distance SSE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: 002 km N 86° E of Biliran (Biliran) (Philippines) on Thu, 16 May 07h08 (8 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Biliran

Cerro Negro de Mayasquer volcano (Colombia): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 9.0 km depth at 9 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: Colombia-ecuador Border Region on Thu, 16 May 01h50 (9 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Cerro Negro de Mayasquer

Clear Lake volcano (California): 24 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 24 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 56 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.9 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 6km NNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 21h52 (17 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 3km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 15 May 23h59 (19 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 18h46 (18 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 4km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 22h28 (15 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 3km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 19h33 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Ghegam volcano (Armenia): magnitude 2.8 earthquake

A magnitude 2.8 earthquake occurred at the volcano 13 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 14 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 12 km of Garni, Armenia on Thu, 16 May 11h09 (14 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Ghegam

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.6

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.4 and 2.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 15km SE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Thu, 16 May 05h46 (17 km WSW)
M 2.2 quake: 16km SE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Thu, 16 May 15h04 (11 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 8km SW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Thu, 16 May 16h12 (4 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 12km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Thu, 16 May 17h44 (10 km NE)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Long Valley volcano (California): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 6 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.7 and 2.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.1 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 07h47 (7 km SSE)
M 0.9 quake: 12km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 08h17 (9 km SSW)
M 0.8 quake: 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 22h43 (3 km SSE)
M 0.8 quake: 9km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 15h11 (7 km S)
M 0.8 quake: 9km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Thu, 16 May 09h44 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Reporoa volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 19.9 km depth at 16 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 01h36 (16 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Reporoa

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 7 hours, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.8 and 3.9 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 08h28 (1 km SSE)
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 08h10 (1 km NW)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 15h36 (17 km SE)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 08h44 (1 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: New Zealand on Thu, 16 May 08h28 (0 km SE)
All earthquakes at Taupo

Torfajökull volcano (Iceland): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 37 minutes, the last being recorded quake 12 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.0 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 8.4 km SW of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Thu, 16 May 11h49 (0 km NW)
M 1.5 quake: 7.9 km SW of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Thu, 16 May 10h11 (1 km NW)
M 1.3 quake: 8.0 km NNE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Thu, 16 May 11h49 (0 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 8.2 km SW of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Thu, 16 May 10h11 (1 km NW)
All earthquakes at Torfajökull
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 15 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (1 quake mag 3.5), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (7 quakes between mag 0.5-2.1), Fayal (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Coso (12 quakes between mag 0.6-1.7), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.2-2.2), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, May 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Negro de Mayasquer (3 quakes between mag 3.0-4.8), Chaîne des Puys (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.3), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.6-3.0), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.4), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 1.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 12 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (32 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.5-1.7), Hrómundartindur (1 quake mag 2.0), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.9), Koruhüyüğü (1 quake mag 1.9), Krísuvík (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 11 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Coso (24 quakes between mag 0.5-2.6), Etna (1 quake mag 1.3), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]

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