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Thursday, Feb 21, 2013
A small swarm of earthquakes has been occurring under the SE shore area of the Salton Sea during the past few days, but the recorded quakes are very small and should not be reason to worry. ... read all
Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012
A recent study indicates that the rhyolite lava domes in the Salton Sea area are less than 3,000 years old, which confirms that the volcanic system is to be considered potentially active. ... read all
 

Salton Buttes volcano

lava domes -40 m / -131 feet, California, Canada and USA (mainland), 33.2°N / -115.62°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (9 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Sat, 11 Jul 15:00 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 10 Jul 2020
Fri, 10 Jul 21:02 UTCM 1.6 / 9.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (9 km) 10km N of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 9 Jul 2020
Thu, 9 Jul 00:53 UTCM 1.7 / 1.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km) 4km SSW of Bombay Beach, CA (USA)
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 7 Jul 2020
Tue, 7 Jul 23:07 UTCM 1.4 / 4.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (1 km) 9km WSW of Niland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Tue, 7 Jul 00:45 UTCM 1.6 / 7.6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km) 4km E of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Tue, 7 Jul 00:43 UTCM 1.4 / 5.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km) 3km ENE of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Tue, 7 Jul 00:35 UTCM 1.9 / 5.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (26 km) 3km E of Westmorland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Mon, 6 Jul 2020
Mon, 6 Jul 12:37 UTCM 1.7 / 2.5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (2 km) 10km SW of Niland, CA (USA)
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USGS
Sun, 5 Jul 2020
Sun, 5 Jul 02:09 UTCM 1.5 / 5 km - [info]Salton Buttes (15 km) 5km SE of Bombay Beach, CA (USA)
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USGS
Sat, 4 Jul 2020
Sat, 4 Jul 17:24 UTCM 1.3 / 5.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (27 km) 3km WSW of Brawley, CA (USA)
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USGS
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 1.5*10^8 J (42.7 KWh) [learn more]

Earthquake statistics

Number of earthquakes vs time:

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Number of quakes and energy past 24 hours
Past 30 days:
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Past 90 days:
Number of quakes vs time
Magnitude distribution and energy released:
Past 24 hrs:
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 24 hrsMagnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 24 hrs
Past 7 days:
Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 7 daysMagnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 7 days
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Number of quakes and energy vs magnitude past 30 daysMagnitudes of quakes and energy vs time past 30 days
 

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