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Map of recent quakes at the Long Valley caldera (California)
Friday, Jul 19, 2013
Normal seismic activity with numerous tiny earthquakes continues to occur at the southern and western parts of the caldera as well as under Mammoth mountain. There are no signs of a possible eruption in a near future. [more]
Location of yesterday's 3.8 earthquake
Sunday, Mar 31, 2013
Some felt earthquakes have occurred recently along the southern boundary of Long Valley Caldera, the latest a 3.8 magnitude quakes yesterday. This is not unusual for the volcanic system and does not mean any volcanic eruption should be expected in a near future. The alert status remains green (normal). [more]
Simplified geologic map for Long Valley Caldera and the Mono-Inyo Craters volcanic chain (based on Bailey, 1989) CD, Casa Diablo; HC Hot Cree; HCF Hiloton Creek Fault; HSF, Hartley Springs Fault; LCF, Laurel Creek Fault; MLF, Mono Lake Fault; SLF, Silver Lake Fault; WCF, Wheeler Crest Fault. (source: USGS)
Simplified geologic map for Long Valley Caldera and the Mono-Inyo Craters volcanic chain (based on Bailey, 1989) CD, Casa Diablo; HC Hot Cree; HCF Hiloton Creek Fault; HSF, Hartley Springs Fault; LCF, Laurel Creek Fault; MLF, Mono Lake Fault; SLF, Silver Lake Fault; WCF, Wheeler Crest Fault. (source: USGS)
 

Long Valley volcano

caldera 3390 m / 11,122 ft, California, 37.7°N / -118.87°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (43 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Sat, 4 Jul 16:07 UTC (GMT)
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Sat, 4 Jul 2020
Sat, 4 Jul 04:56 UTCM 1.6 / 3.6 km - [info]Long Valley (6 km) - California 10km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Thu, 2 Jul 2020 (7 earthquakes)
Thu, 2 Jul 20:46 UTCM 1.0 / 3.8 km - [info]Long Valley (29 km) - California 12km SSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Thu, 2 Jul 19:12 UTCM 0.9 / 5 km - [info]Long Valley (22 km) - California 15km WSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Thu, 2 Jul 18:49 UTCM 3.4 / 5.1 km - [info]Long Valley (29 km) - California 12km SSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
I FELT IT - 1 report
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Thu, 2 Jul 18:09 UTCM 1.3 / 5.4 km - [info]Long Valley (29 km) - California 12km SSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Thu, 2 Jul 17:50 UTCM 1.0 / 4.5 km - [info]Long Valley (29 km) - California 12km SSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Thu, 2 Jul 16:12 UTCM 2.7 / 4.2 km - [info]Long Valley (29 km) - California 12km SSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
I FELT IT
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Thu, 2 Jul 14:03 UTCM 0.5 / 5 km - [info]Long Valley (17 km) - California 14km W of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 2020 (9 earthquakes)
Wed, 1 Jul 15:48 UTCM 0.9 / 3.4 km - [info]Long Valley (19 km) - California 15km WSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 13:19 UTCM 0.5 / 4.8 km - [info]Long Valley (18 km) - California 14km W of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 12:15 UTCM 1.1 / 4.2 km - [info]Long Valley (19 km) - California 14km WSW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 09:30 UTCM 0.9 / 1.3 km - [info]Long Valley (24 km) - California 14km SW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 08:01 UTCM 0.6 / 2.9 km - [info]Long Valley (7 km) - California 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 03:02 UTCM 0.9 / 5.8 km - [info]Long Valley (18 km) - California 14km W of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 02:56 UTCM 0.9 / 5.2 km - [info]Long Valley (18 km) - California 14km W of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 02:25 UTCM 0.9 / 5.4 km - [info]Long Valley (17 km) - California 14km W of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Wed, 1 Jul 02:02 UTCM 0.6 / 3.3 km - [info]Long Valley (6 km) - California 6km NE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Tue, 30 Jun 2020
Tue, 30 Jun 22:58 UTCM 1.3 / 3.1 km - [info]Long Valley (26 km) - California 14km SW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Tue, 30 Jun 22:25 UTCM 0.9 / 0.7 km - [info]Long Valley (24 km) - California 14km SW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Tue, 30 Jun 14:33 UTCM 0.9 / 8.4 km - [info]Long Valley (14 km) - California 9km WNW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Mon, 29 Jun 17:26 UTCM 0.5 / 1.7 km - [info]Long Valley (4 km) - California 11km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 13:00 UTCM 1.8 / 3.7 km - [info]Long Valley (27 km) - California 16km SW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 12:23 UTCM 0.6 / 4.6 km - [info]Long Valley (6 km) - California 9km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 06:20 UTCM 0.4 / 5.7 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 6km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 05:07 UTCM 0.2 / 0.1 km - [info]Long Valley (4 km) - California 10km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Mon, 29 Jun 04:04 UTCM 0.6 / 2.8 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 11km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 2020 (15 earthquakes)
Sun, 28 Jun 19:43 UTCM 0.8 / 5.5 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 5km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 16:47 UTCM 0.6 / 3.9 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 10:58 UTCM 0.8 / 4.4 km - [info]Long Valley (26 km) - California 15km SW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 08:57 UTCM 0.2 / 3 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 06:06 UTCM 0.7 / 3 km - [info]Long Valley (4 km) - California 10km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 05:21 UTCM 0.1 / 2.7 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 8km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 04:31 UTCM 1.5 / 3 km - [info]Long Valley (7 km) - California 15km E of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 03:59 UTCM 0.3 / 3.1 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 8km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 03:27 UTCM 0.3 / 3.6 km - [info]Long Valley (4 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 03:00 UTCM 0.3 / 2.6 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 15km NW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 02:57 UTCM 0.6 / 3.7 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 02:47 UTCM 0.6 / 3.9 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 02:40 UTCM 0.3 / 4 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 02:31 UTCM 0.6 / 3.4 km - [info]Long Valley (5 km) - California 9km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA (USA)
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Sun, 28 Jun 00:25 UTCM 0.7 / 3.4 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 15km NW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Sat, 27 Jun 2020
Sat, 27 Jun 21:17 UTCM 1.2 / 3.1 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 15km NW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Sat, 27 Jun 21:15 UTCM 1.2 / 2.9 km - [info]Long Valley (8 km) - California 15km NW of Toms Place, CA (USA)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.8*10^9 J (2.43 MWh / 2.09 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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