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Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 15 Feb 2020

Sat, 15 Feb 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 15 Feb 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 15 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (1 quake mag 2.1), Bardarbunga (3 quakes between mag 0.2-3.6), Clear Lake (21 quakes between mag 0.1-1.0), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Grímsvötn (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (3 quakes between mag 1.5-2.2)
Kilauea (3 quakes between mag 2.2-2.7), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 1.1-2.2), Long Valley (4 quakes between mag 0.8-1.6), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.8), Reykjanes (41 quakes between mag 0.2-2.9), Ruapehu (10 quakes between mag 0.3-1.2), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.3) (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): magnitude 2.1 earthquake

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 5 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.9 km depth at 13 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 9.5 km N of Dreki (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 19h04 (13 km NE)
All earthquakes at Askja

Bardarbunga volcano (Iceland): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.6

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 25 minutes, the last being recorded quake 16 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.3 and 0.8 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: 5.4 km ENE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 05h57 (6 km NE)
M 2.3 quake: 5.8 km NE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 05h57 (7 km NE)
M 0.2 quake: 6.1 km ENE of Bárðarbunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 07h22 (7 km NE)
All earthquakes at Bardarbunga

Clear Lake volcano (California): 21 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 21 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 38 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.3 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.0 quake: 10km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 22h56 (16 km SSE)
M 1.0 quake: 7km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 16h45 (16 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 4km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 23h12 (17 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 14h39 (17 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 13h00 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 15 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.6

Possible earthquake swarm: 15 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 54 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.7 and 1.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.6 quake: 12km E of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 21h56 (0 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 03h44 (16 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 19km ESE of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 01h28 (18 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 21h20 (16 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 18km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 11h38 (16 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Coso

Katla volcano (Iceland): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 1 hour 47 minutes, the last being recorded quake 12 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.7 and 1.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 2.8 km ESE of Goðabunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 12h14 (7 km E)
M 1.6 quake: 4.1 km N of Hábunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 10h26 (2 km ESE)
M 1.5 quake: 3.0 km ESE of Goðabunga (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 12h14 (7 km E)
All earthquakes at Katla

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 3 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.7

3 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 16 hours, the last being recorded quake 6 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 4.2 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: 21km W of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 17h35 (17 km ENE)
M 2.4 quake: 12km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 11h34 (13 km SW)
M 2.2 quake: 11km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 15 Feb 01h47 (14 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Krísuvík volcano (Iceland): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano at nearly the same time (03:09 UTC). Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.2 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 2.7 km NNW of Krýsuvík (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 03h09 (2 km SSW)
M 1.1 quake: 3.2 km NNW of Krýsuvík (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 03h09 (2 km S)
All earthquakes at Krísuvík

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 41 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 41 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 18 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.7 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.9 quake: 3.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 08h41 (11 km ESE)
M 2.8 quake: 3.4 km NNE of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 08h37 (10 km SE)
M 2.6 quake: 4.1 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 21h37 (10 km ESE)
M 2.3 quake: 4.2 km NNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 15h05 (3 km SW)
M 2.1 quake: 3.7 km N of Grindavík (Iceland) on Sat, 15 Feb 10h19 (4 km WSW)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

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World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 14 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.6), Askja (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.1), Buzzard Creek (1 quake mag 2.0), Clear Lake (15 quakes between mag 0.3-1.8), El Hierro (1 quake mag 1.5), Fernandina (1 quake mag 3.3) ... read all
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