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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 30 Aug 2019

Friday Aug 30, 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 30 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 30 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 3.0), Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (51 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Esjufjöll (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0)
Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.3-1.9), Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 1.7-1.9), Lassen (1 quake mag 2.1), Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Lunar Crater (1 quake mag 1.0), Mauna Loa (4 quakes between mag 0.8-2.2), Mount St. Helens (1 quake mag 1.2), Reykjanes (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.9), Sabancaya (1 quake mag 3.6), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.5), Tenerife (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.2), White Island (1 quake mag 2.1), Yellowstone (6 quakes between mag 1.1-1.6) (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:




Akyarlar volcano (Turkey): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 21 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 6 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: Dodecanese Is.-turkey Border Reg (Greece) on Fri, 30 Aug 02h38 (6 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Akyarlar

Clear Lake volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 42 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.7 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 4km NNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 09h26 (18 km S)
M 1.7 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 16h01 (18 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 20h42 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 07h53 (17 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 7km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 21h02 (15 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 51 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 51 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 47 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.4 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 21km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 11h38 (18 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: 12km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 10h34 (11 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 13km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 08h39 (10 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 11km N of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 06h36 (16 km N)
M 1.4 quake: 8km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 10h51 (8 km N)
All earthquakes at Coso

Lassen volcano (California): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 17 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 6.2 km depth at 15 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 16km NW of Chester, CA (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 23h33 (15 km SE)
All earthquakes at Lassen

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 15 hours, the last being recorded quake 9 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.9 and 0.4 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 08h07 (5 km S)
M 2.0 quake: 22km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 15h08 (7 km NE)
M 1.8 quake: 24km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 00h25 (5 km SSE)
M 0.8 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 30 Aug 08h07 (6 km S)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Sabancaya volcano (Peru): magnitude 3.6 earthquake

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 4 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 12.0 km depth at 15 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: Southern Peru on Fri, 30 Aug 19h53 (15 km E)
All earthquakes at Sabancaya

White Island volcano (New Zealand): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 12 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 2 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Fri, 30 Aug 11h52 (2 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 29 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Aug 29, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (8 quakes between mag 0.5-1.0), Cerro Auquihuato (1 quake mag 4.2), Chaîne des Puys (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (31 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Coso (73 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Etna (3 quakes between mag 1.2-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 28 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 2.0-3.1), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.2-2.0), Coso (72 quakes between mag 0.3-3.3), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 1.3-1.8), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.6-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Aug 27, 2019
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.3), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.2-1.6), Coso (78 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.9), Furnas (1 quake mag 2.5), Grímsvötn (2 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 26 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Aug 26, 2019
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.6), Cancanajag (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (24 quakes between mag 0.2-1.8), Coso (96 quakes between mag 0.1-2.7), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 2.0), Grímsnes (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 25 Aug 2019 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Aug 25, 2019
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (32 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Coso (86 quakes between mag 0.1-3.3), Etna (7 quakes between mag 1.0-2.9), Helatoba-Tarutung (1 quake mag 3.2), Inyo Craters (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2) ... [more]

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