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Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 26 May 2019

Sunday May 26, 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 26 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 26 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Golden Trout Creek (6 quakes between mag 1.1-2.1), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.3), Hengill (17 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.4)
Kaiserstuhl (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.9-2.1), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.0), Taupo (1 quake mag 2.5), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Vesuvius (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Whale Island (2 quakes between mag 2.5-2.5), White Island (83 quakes between mag 1.6-3.5) (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): 26 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 26 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 24 hours, the last being recorded quake 24 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.3 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 8km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 07h04 (18 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 21h36 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 03h23 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 04h12 (17 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 14h36 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Golden Trout Creek volcano (California): 6 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

6 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 hours, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.3 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 18km WSW of Olancha, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 04h33 (17 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 18km WSW of Olancha, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 06h37 (17 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 18km WSW of Olancha, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 07h41 (17 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 18km WSW of Olancha, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 07h49 (17 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 19km WSW of Olancha, CA (USA) on Sun, 26 May 06h45 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Golden Trout Creek

Hengill volcano (Iceland): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 8 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.3 and 3.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 3.1 km NNW of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland) on Sun, 26 May 09h55 (7 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 3.1 km NNW of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland) on Sun, 26 May 10h00 (7 km S)
M 1.6 quake: 2.8 km ESE of Eiturhóll (Iceland) on Sun, 26 May 05h30 (7 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 3.2 km NNW of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland) on Sun, 26 May 09h55 (7 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 2.9 km NNW of Skeggi_á_Hengli (Iceland) on Sun, 26 May 11h32 (7 km S)
All earthquakes at Hengill

Kaiserstuhl volcano (Germany): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (02:19 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.6 and 0.9 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: Colmar F (France) on Sun, 26 May 02h19 (15 km SW)
M 1.7 quake: Colmar F (France) on Sun, 26 May 02h19 (15 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kaiserstuhl

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

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 0.4 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 11km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sun, 26 May 11h07 (12 km SW)
M 1.9 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sun, 26 May 19h51 (1 km WNW)
M 1.9 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sun, 26 May 18h48 (1 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.6 km depth at 5 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 19h29 (5 km S)
All earthquakes at Taupo

Whale Island volcano (New Zealand): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (02:02 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.1 and 5.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 02h02 (3 km ESE)
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 02h02 (1 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Whale Island

White Island volcano (New Zealand): 83 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 83 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 3 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.9 and 1.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.5 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 14h42 (10 km NE)
M 3.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 14h44 (8 km ESE)
M 3.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 05h44 (8 km ESE)
M 3.2 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 14h47 (4 km ENE)
M 3.1 quake: New Zealand on Sun, 26 May 12h25 (7 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 25 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, May 25, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.1), Askja (14 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Clear Lake (38 quakes between mag 0.4-2.9), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Geysir (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.0) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, May 24, 2019
Quakes detected near: Aniakchak (1 quake mag 2.3), Banua Wuhu (1 quake mag 3.7), Barva (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (11 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Etna (8 quakes between mag 1.0-1.7) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.4), Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1), Clear Lake (41 quakes between mag 0.1-2.4), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.3-2.0), Huambo (1 quake mag 3.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 22 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.1), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (38 quakes between mag 0.1-3.0), Coso (18 quakes between mag 0.4-3.3), Grímsvötn (5 quakes between mag 0.3-2.5) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 21 May 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (33 quakes between mag 0.1-2.0), Cabalian (1 quake mag 2.4), Clear Lake (36 quakes between mag 0.2-1.9), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Hualalai (1 quake mag 2.4) ... [more]

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