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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 plotUpdated: Fri, 19 Jan 04:01 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Thu, 18 Jan
Thu, 18 Jan 22:52 UTCM 1.6 / 9.8 km - [info] (53 km)- 18km NNW of Ocotillo, CA
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 17 Jan
Wed, 17 Jan 02:52 UTCM 1.3 / 7.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (27 km)- 15km WSW of Westmorland, CA
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 16 Jan
Tue, 16 Jan 16:52 UTCM 1.7 / 3.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (4 km)- 12km WNW of Calipatria, CA
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 14 Jan
Sun, 14 Jan 15:45 UTCM 1.3 / 3.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (22 km)- 5km NW of Brawley, CA
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 14 Jan 01:12 UTCM 1.6 / 1.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (4 km)- 13km WNW of Calipatria, CA
[Map]
USGS
 

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