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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 22 Feb 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (1 quake mag 1.4), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.4-1.8), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2), Grímsvötn (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.6), Katla (37 quakes between mag 0.5-2.7), Klyuchevskoy (9 quakes between mag 1.1-1.4), Kverkfjöll (1 quake mag 1.3), Mauna Loa (1 quake mag 1.6), Miravalles (1 quake mag 3.2), Mono Lake (1 quake mag 1.0), Mount St. Helens (9 quakes between mag 0.3-1.7), Paco (1 quake mag 3.0), Prestahnukur (16 quakes between mag 0.8-2.2), Reykjanes (2 quakes between mag 0.9-1.1), Ruapehu (18 quakes between mag 0.3-1.5), Taranaki (1 quake mag 2.8), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.5), Tongariro (7 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7) (updated 21h50) ... [more]
Satellite image of Copahue volcano on 22 Feb 2017
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Buenos Aires (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Seismic trace of Krakatau this morning, showing no significant signs of activity (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery)
Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
The volcano stopped erupting as our correspondent Andi who is currently at the volcano observatory reported. ... [more]

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017
The new eruption that began a few days ago continues in the form of strombolian to vulcanian explosions from the summit. ... [more]
 

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