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Salton Buttes volcano
lava domes -40 m / -131 feet
California, Canada and USA (mainland), 33.2°N / -115.62°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Salton Buttes volcano eruptions:
about 3000 years ago
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Brawley town, Salton Lake - strong earthquake swarm during 26-28 Aug 2012

Fri, 31 Aug 2012, 12:05
12:05 PM | BY: T
An strong earthquake swarm with hundreds of quakes up to magnitude 5 occurred during 26-28 August near the southern shore of Salton Lake, under the town of Brawley.
It is not known whether this is related to possible magmatic activity of the Newberry caldera.
 

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