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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 17 Aug 2019

Saturday Aug 17, 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 17 Aug 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 17 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Clear Lake (16 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Coso (89 quakes between mag 0.1-3.1), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.1), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.0), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3)
Inyo Craters (1 quake mag 1.6), Kilauea (14 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Krafla (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Mauna Loa (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.3), Mount Hood (1 quake mag 1.1), Novarupta (1 quake mag 1.7), Okataina (Tarawera) (1 quake mag 1.3), Perbakti (1 quake mag 2.6), Reykjanes (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Ruapehu (3 quakes between mag 0.9-2.0), Sabancaya (1 quake mag 3.6), Snowy Mountain (1 quake mag 2.0), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.6), Torfajökull (14 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Vesuvius (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3), White Island (1 quake mag 2.5), Öraefajökull (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.2) (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:




Clear Lake volcano (California): 16 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 16 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 41 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.4 and 1.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 20h26 (19 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 03h58 (18 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 06h34 (18 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 03h18 (18 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 4km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 14h58 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 89 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 89 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 24 hours, the last being recorded quake 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 16.7 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.1 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 11h55 (16 km S)
M 2.6 quake: 9km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 17h24 (7 km N)
M 2.6 quake: 9km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 13h37 (7 km N)
M 2.5 quake: 10km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 02h10 (7 km N)
M 2.3 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 07h01 (15 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Coso

Furnas volcano (Azores): 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 0 km depth at 2 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: Furnas (S. Miguel) (Portugal) on Sat, 17 Aug 02h00 (2 km E)
All earthquakes at Furnas

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 45 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.8 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 18h48 (0 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 21h02 (1 km W)
M 1.9 quake: 8km W of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 00h50 (5 km NNE)
M 1.9 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 00h04 (2 km NW)
M 1.8 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 22h04 (1 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 14 hours, the last being recorded quake 7 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.2 and 1.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 29km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 03h07 (11 km WNW)
M 1.7 quake: 30km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 17 Aug 17h10 (3 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Perbakti volcano (West Java): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.0 km depth at 5 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: Java, Indonesia on Sat, 17 Aug 04h20 (5 km E)
All earthquakes at Perbakti

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): magnitude 3.6 earthquake

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 24 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 9 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: Southern Peru on Sat, 17 Aug 00h15 (9 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Sabancaya

Torfajökull volcano (Iceland): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 12 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.9 quake: 9.0 km ENE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Sat, 17 Aug 08h43 (7 km WSW)
M 1.8 quake: 8.9 km ENE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Sat, 17 Aug 06h05 (8 km SW)
M 1.6 quake: 8.4 km ENE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Sat, 17 Aug 06h16 (7 km SW)
M 1.6 quake: 8.7 km ENE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Sat, 17 Aug 06h07 (7 km WSW)
M 1.5 quake: 8.5 km ENE of Álftavatn (Iceland) on Sat, 17 Aug 08h47 (7 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Torfajökull

White Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 16 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: New Zealand on Sat, 17 Aug 19h05 (16 km SSW)
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 16 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Aug 16, 2019
Quakes detected near: Cabalian (2 quakes between mag 2.1-2.4), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.3-2.7), Coso (95 quakes between mag 0.2-3.2), Iraya (1 quake mag 2.7), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), 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 15 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Aug 15, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Bardarbunga (9 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Brennisteinsfjöll (1 quake mag 1.1), Clear Lake (26 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (75 quakes between mag 0.2-3.9), Esjufjöll (3 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 1.5), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Coso (97 quakes between mag 0.2-3.6), Esjufjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.3), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 13 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 4.1), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Coso (81 quakes between mag 0.2-2.8), Gagak (2 quakes between mag 2.9-3.6), Grímsvötn (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 12 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Aug 12, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 1.1), Baru (1 quake mag 2.5), Clear Lake (23 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), Coso (92 quakes between mag 0.2-2.7), Fremrinamur (1 quake mag 1.5), Gagak (2 quakes between mag 2.3-3.2) ... [more]

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