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Volcano earthquake report for Monday, 20 May 2019

Monday May 20, 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 20 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 20 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (28 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.4-2.1), Coso (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0), Hekla (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Hrómundartindur (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1)
Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 2.0-3.0), Krísuvík (8 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Loihi (1 quake mag 2.5), Long Valley (1 quake mag 1.3), Mammoth Mountain (1 quake mag 1.5), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.5), Martin (1 quake mag 1.2), Mauna Loa (5 quakes between mag 1.7-2.9), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.0), Rotorua (1 quake mag 1.6), Taupo (11 quakes between mag 0.9-2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Tongariro (1 quake mag 1.0), Vesuvius (3 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), White Island (11 quakes between mag 2.1-3.6) (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:




Askja volcano (Iceland): 28 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 28 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 27 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.8 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 3.1 km ESE of Lokatindur (Iceland) on Mon, 20 May 16h53 (12 km NNW)
M 1.5 quake: 3.8 km ESE of Lokatindur (Iceland) on Mon, 20 May 16h54 (12 km N)
M 1.4 quake: 2.8 km E of Lokatindur (Iceland) on Mon, 20 May 11h14 (12 km NNW)
M 1.3 quake: 2.7 km ESE of Lokatindur (Iceland) on Mon, 20 May 10h43 (12 km NNW)
M 1.0 quake: 2.4 km SSE of Lokatindur (Iceland) on Mon, 20 May 12h12 (11 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Askja

Clear Lake volcano (California): 31 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 31 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 42 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.5 and 0.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 5km NNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 May 13h53 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 May 00h00 (17 km SSE)
M 1.6 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 May 15h38 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 May 19h51 (16 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 6km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Mon, 20 May 02h50 (15 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.0

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 58 minutes, the last being recorded quake 20 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.8 and 1.5 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 10km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 02h15 (12 km WSW)
M 2.3 quake: 22km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 04h13 (18 km ENE)
M 2.0 quake: 2km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 03h23 (5 km W)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Loihi volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 10 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 11.7 km depth at 15 km distance WSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 52km SE of Pahala, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 14h15 (15 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Loihi

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.9

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 8 hours, the last being recorded quake 42 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.9 and 1.4 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.9 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 22h50 (6 km S)
M 2.8 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 22h41 (5 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 22km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 15h12 (13 km NNE)
M 1.8 quake: 21km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 18h00 (13 km NE)
M 1.7 quake: 27km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Mon, 20 May 23h07 (4 km S)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.4 and 3.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 06h20 (8 km WSW)
M 1.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 12h25 (18 km NNW)
M 1.5 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 11h11 (19 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 09h00 (18 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 10h10 (19 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Taupo

White Island volcano (New Zealand): 11 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 11 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.2 and 2.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 12h56 (4 km SE)
M 3.3 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 12h58 (4 km SE)
M 2.8 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 12h56 (2 km ESE)
M 2.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 12h58 (4 km E)
M 2.6 quake: New Zealand on Mon, 20 May 04h02 (1 km E)
All earthquakes at White Island
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 19 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Brennisteinsfjöll (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 3.4), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.4-2.5), Coso (5 quakes between mag 1.0-1.9), Etna (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 18 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 3.2), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.6-2.2), Eyafjallajökull (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 17 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 17, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (7 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Clear Lake (37 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.8), Gareloi (7 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.8-2.5), Krísuvík (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3) ... [more]
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.
Thursday, May 16, 2019
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) ... [more]
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]

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