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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 8 Jan 2020

Wed, 8 Jan 2020, 23:50
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  8 Jan 2020 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 8 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Cuernos de Negros (1 quake mag 3.3), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.9), Grensdalur (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.6), Katla (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5)
Katmai (1 quake mag 1.1), Lassen (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Loihi (1 quake mag 2.1), Long Valley (14 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Mageik (2 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.0), Mount St. Helens (1 quake mag 1.2), Novarupta (1 quake mag 1.0), Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (1 quake mag 3.7), Reykjanes (1 quake mag 1.2), Taranaki (1 quake mag 1.3), Taupo (5 quakes between mag 1.2-2.4), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.4) (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): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 11 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.2 and 0.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 4km NNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 07h06 (18 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 10km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 03h54 (16 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 10km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 18h18 (15 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 08h59 (17 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 8km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 03h31 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 20 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 12.3 and 2.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.5 quake: 7km E of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 18h26 (5 km NNW)
M 1.2 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 01h55 (16 km SSE)
M 1.2 quake: 10km NE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 12h52 (8 km N)
M 1.1 quake: 9km ENE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 22h45 (8 km N)
M 1.1 quake: 20km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 19h05 (18 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Coso

Cuernos de Negros volcano (Central Philippines): magnitude 3.3 earthquake

A magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 4.0 km depth at 5 km distance W from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.3 quake: 017 km N 69° W of Dauin (Negros Oriental) (Philippines) on Wed, 8 Jan 17h26 (5 km W)
All earthquakes at Cuernos de Negros

Loihi volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 9.6 km depth at 10 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 48km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 05h18 (10 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Loihi

Long Valley volcano (California): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 14 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.5 and 2.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 00h20 (6 km SSE)
M 1.7 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 00h49 (6 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 8km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 00h17 (5 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 01h05 (5 km SSE)
M 0.6 quake: 8km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA) on Wed, 8 Jan 02h45 (6 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) volcano (Western & Central Mexico): magnitude 3.7 earthquake

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 18 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.0 km depth at 8 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.7 quake: Michoacan, Mexico on Wed, 8 Jan 06h19 (8 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato)

Taupo volcano (New Zealand): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 3 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 12.2 and 4.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.4 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jan 10h09 (19 km SE)
M 2.1 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jan 09h36 (12 km NNE)
M 1.7 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jan 09h38 (13 km NNE)
M 1.5 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jan 10h02 (14 km NNE)
M 1.2 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 8 Jan 12h34 (16 km SE)
All earthquakes at Taupo
Previous news
Tue, 7 Jan 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  7 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (8 quakes between mag 0.2-1.7), Bukit Daun (1 quake mag 3.5), Clear Lake (12 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Coso (6 quakes between mag 0.6-1.5), Don Joao de Castro Bank (2 quakes between mag 2.3-2.7), Grímsnes (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.4) ... read all
Mon, 6 Jan 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  6 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Coso (17 quakes between mag 0.5-1.5), Etna (1 quake mag 2.8), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.9), Iwo-Tori-shima (1 quake mag 4.6), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.3), Long Valley (1 quake mag 1.4) ... read all
Sun, 5 Jan 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  5 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (12 quakes between mag 0.2-4.4), Clear Lake (14 quakes between mag 0.6-1.4), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.5-1.6), Esjufjöll (1 quake mag 1.4), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Kaiserstuhl (1 quake mag 2.0) ... read all
Sat, 4 Jan 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  4 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Coso (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Grensdalur (6 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Hengill (17 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... read all
Fri, 3 Jan 2020, 23:50
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.6), Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.1), Clear Lake (11 quakes between mag 0.3-1.1), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.4), Esjufjöll (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), Iliamna (4 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0) ... read all

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