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Volcano earthquake report for Friday, 28 Feb 2020

Friday Feb 28, 2020 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 28 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 28 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Azrou Volcanic Field (1 quake mag 3.0), Clear Lake (30 quakes between mag 0.2-1.4), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Doro Otota (1 quake mag 3.1), Eldey (4 quakes between mag 1.9-2.3), Fremrinamur (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.6)
Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Kverkfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.4-1.0), Loihi (1 quake mag 1.7), Long Valley (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.1), Maroa (1 quake mag 1.8), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 2.6), Reykjanes (50 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Ruapehu (1 quake mag 1.3), Takawangha (1 quake mag 3.6), Talakmau (1 quake mag 3.9), Theistareykjarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.6-1.1), Torfajökull (1 quake mag 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:




Azrou Volcanic Field volcano (Morocco): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 12 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.0 km depth at 15 km distance ESE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: Sw Sefrou.mac (Morocco) on Fri, 28 Feb 11h41 (15 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Azrou Volcanic Field

Clear Lake volcano (California): 30 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 30 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.4 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 5km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 01h31 (18 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 00h24 (18 km S)
M 1.2 quake: 2km NNE of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 16h13 (19 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Thu, 27 Feb 23h50 (16 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 00h09 (17 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Coso volcano (California): 14 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.7

Possible earthquake swarm: 14 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 32 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 9.7 and 2.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.7 quake: 20km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 06h45 (18 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 15km ESE of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 20h16 (16 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 16km ESE of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 02h26 (17 km S)
M 1.0 quake: 20km E of Little Lake, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 16h19 (15 km SSE)
M 0.9 quake: 9km NNE of Coso Junction, CA (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 02h40 (12 km N)
All earthquakes at Coso

Doro Otota volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands): magnitude 3.1 earthquake

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 12 km distance ENE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.1 quake: Flores Region, Indonesia on Fri, 28 Feb 01h59 (12 km ENE)
All earthquakes at Doro Otota

Eldey volcano (Iceland): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 20 hours, the last being recorded quake 40 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.0 and 6.8 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 7.3 km NNE of Eldey (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 22h03 (9 km NW)
M 2.2 quake: 7.4 km NNE of Eldey (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 23h09 (9 km NW)
M 1.9 quake: 6.2 km NNE of Eldey (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 18h42 (8 km NW)
M 1.9 quake: 3.5 km NNE of Geirfuglasker (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 02h40 (9 km E)
All earthquakes at Eldey
Eldey is located at the beginning of the Reykjanes Ridge off the SW tip of Iceland. Its highest elevation is the top of Eldey Island, but most of the volcanic edifice is submerged.
Several eruptions occurred in historic times, last in 1926.

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.6 earthquake

A magnitude 2.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 minutes ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 7.3 km depth at 18 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.6 quake: 10km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 23h33 (18 km E)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 50 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 50 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 49 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.3 and 0.3 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 2.9 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 11h33 (12 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 3.6 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 11h33 (12 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 1.0 km ENE of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 01h24 (13 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 9.2 km NNE of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 11h41 (5 km ESE)
M 1.3 quake: 4.5 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 28 Feb 11h54 (11 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Takawangha volcano (Aleutian Islands): magnitude 3.6 earthquake

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 16 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.3 km depth at 14 km distance S from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: 21km SE of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 28 Feb 07h40 (14 km S)
All earthquakes at Takawangha

Talakmau volcano (Sumatra): magnitude 3.9 earthquake

A magnitude 3.9 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 10.0 km depth at 15 km distance NW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.9 quake: Northern Sumatra, Indonesia on Fri, 28 Feb 01h13 (15 km NW)
All earthquakes at Talakmau
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 27 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Thursday, Feb 27, 2020
Quakes detected near: Agung (1 quake mag 2.7), Askja (1 quake mag 1.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.5), Chiginagak (1 quake mag 2.1), Clear Lake (41 quakes between mag 0.4-3.5), Coso (14 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 26 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.0), Cerro Prieto (2 quakes between mag 1.9-2.1), Clear Lake (37 quakes between mag 0.3-3.7), Coso (15 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Eldey (9 quakes between mag 0.6-2.6), Filicudi (1 quake mag 2.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 25 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.2), Bardarbunga (6 quakes between mag 0.3-1.6), Clear Lake (28 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), Coso (10 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Eldey (7 quakes between mag 0.7-1.7), Eyafjallajökull (1 quake mag 1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 24 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Feb 24, 2020
Quakes detected near: Churchill (1 quake mag 1.0), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Coso (16 quakes between mag 0.2-2.4), El Hierro (1 quake mag 2.1), Eldey (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.5), Hrómundartindur (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 23 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020
Quakes detected near: Askja (3 quakes between mag 0.5-1.3), Baru (1 quake mag 2.6), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Coso (8 quakes between mag 0.5-2.0), Eldey (1 quake mag 1.4), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0) ... [more]

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