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Map of recent quakes near the Salton Sea
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. [more]
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. ... [more]
 

Salton Buttes volcano

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

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (5 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Thu, 19 Apr 17:10 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Wed, 18 Apr
Wed, 18 Apr 17:24 UTCM 1.2 / 4.9 km - [info] (36 km)- 6km SW of Salton City, CA
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 18 Apr 12:47 UTCM 1.8 / 8.8 km - [info] (37 km)- 11km ENE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 16 Apr
Mon, 16 Apr 08:51 UTCM 1.4 / 8 km - [info] (31 km)- 5km S of Brawley, CA
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 16 Apr 05:22 UTCM 1.3 / 9.7 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 4km ENE of Westmorland, CA
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 14 Apr
Sat, 14 Apr 01:21 UTCM 1.4 / 6.8 km - [info] (44 km)- 24km SSE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
[Map]
USGS
 

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