Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
21-31 Aug 2020: Islands of Fire and Whales - Kurile Islands (Russia)
3-19 Sep 2020: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
19-26 Sep 2020: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
29 Sep - 5 Oct 2020: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
10-18 Oct 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
14-27 Nov 2020: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation (PayPal).

Online cc payment
Thank you!
Random pictures

Volcano Earthquake report

Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 29 Feb 2020

Saturday Feb 29, 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 29 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 29 Feb 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.3), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.7-2.0), Clear Lake (13 quakes between mag 0.4-2.0), Coso (4 quakes between mag 1.2-2.0), Eldey (8 quakes between mag 0.9-1.9), Filicudi (2 quakes between mag 2.8-3.2)
Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.1), Huambo (1 quake mag 3.6), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.4), Kilauea (1 quake mag 2.1), Krísuvík (4 quakes between mag 0.9-1.3), Long Valley (2 quakes between mag 1.1-1.1), Monti Ernici (1 quake mag 1.7), Panay (1 quake mag 1.5), Reykjanes (39 quakes between mag 0.1-1.4), Salton Buttes (1 quake mag 1.3), Snowy Mountain (1 quake mag 1.9), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.3), Tenorio (1 quake mag 3.7), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.9-1.2), Öraefajökull (1 quake mag 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): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.0

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 32 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.8 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.0 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 19h36 (18 km S)
M 1.5 quake: 8km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 11h13 (16 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 8km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 03h09 (16 km S)
M 1.1 quake: 6km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 20h02 (18 km S)
M 0.9 quake: 8km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 10h52 (19 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Filicudi volcano (Eolian Islands): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.2

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 48 minutes, the last being recorded quake 15 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 15.0 and 14.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 3.2 quake: Sicily, Italy on Sat, 29 Feb 09h18 (13 km S)
M 2.8 quake: Sicily, Italy on Sat, 29 Feb 08h30 (12 km S)
All earthquakes at Filicudi

Huambo volcano (Peru): magnitude 3.6 earthquake

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 21 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 9.0 km depth at 12 km distance NNE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: Southern Peru on Sat, 29 Feb 02h55 (12 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Huambo

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

A magnitude 2.1 earthquake occurred at the volcano 3 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 2.1 km depth at 16 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 21km W of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 29 Feb 20h51 (16 km E)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 39 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 39 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 38 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.4 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.4 quake: 3.3 km E of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 29 Feb 00h48 (11 km SE)
M 1.4 quake: 3.6 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 29 Feb 00h59 (10 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 2.7 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 29 Feb 08h36 (12 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 0.6 km SSE of Grindavík (Iceland) on Sat, 29 Feb 08h49 (8 km SW)
M 1.2 quake: 5.9 km NNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Sat, 29 Feb 19h06 (12 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Tenorio volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 3.7 earthquake

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 8 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 7 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.7 quake: 1 km al Sureste de Bijagua, Upala. (Costa Rica) on Sat, 29 Feb 15h56 (7 km N)
All earthquakes at Tenorio
Previous news
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.
Friday, Feb 28, 2020
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) ... [more]
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]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: