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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) (20 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Fri, 14 Dec 15:41 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 14 Dec
Fri, 14 Dec 07:56 UTCM 1.4 / 4.8 km - [info] (40 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Fri, 14 Dec 00:00 UTCM 1.4 / 7.1 km - [info] (41 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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Thu, 13 Dec
Thu, 13 Dec 13:26 UTCM 0.9 / 10.8 km - [info] (36 km)- 12km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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Wed, 12 Dec
Wed, 12 Dec 03:56 UTCM 1.4 / 9.7 km - [info] (41 km)- 20km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Wed, 12 Dec 02:30 UTCM 2.3 / 6 km - [info] (53 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 12 Dec 00:20 UTCM 1.5 / 9.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 2km E of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Wed, 12 Dec 00:15 UTCM 2.0 / 9 km - [info]Salton Buttes (20 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 11 Dec (8 earthquakes)
Tue, 11 Dec 21:30 UTCM 1.5 / 5.4 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 2km E of Westmorland, CA
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 21:12 UTCM 2.0 / 6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 11 Dec 21:01 UTCM 1.2 / 8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (6 km)- 10km WNW of Calipatria, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 20:43 UTCM 2.0 / 8.2 km - [info]Salton Buttes (19 km)- 3km E of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 17:36 UTCM 1.0 / 0.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (20 km)- 2km SW of Westmorland, CA
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USGS
Tue, 11 Dec 17:36 UTCM 2.0 / 6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (19 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Beverlywood (260.8 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Brief light rolling at about 7:45pm on Dec 11th. Pls lmk if others did as well. A “friend” on fb just mocked me, saying it was my imagination. Thanks! [email protected]
Tue, 11 Dec 17:30 UTCM 2.1 / 6 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
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EMSC
Tue, 11 Dec 06:38 UTCM 1.5 / 2.6 km - [info] (30 km)- 24km ESE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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USGS
Mon, 10 Dec
Mon, 10 Dec 17:36 UTCM 1.2 / 6.3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (18 km)- 5km ENE of Westmorland, CA
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Mon, 10 Dec 15:01 UTCM 1.0 / 11.7 km - [info] (34 km)- 16km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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Mon, 10 Dec 07:41 UTCM 0.8 / 7.6 km - [info] (40 km)- 19km SE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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Sat, 8 Dec
Sat, 8 Dec 15:27 UTCM 0.9 / 4.5 km - [info] (37 km)- 11km SSW of Salton City, CA
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Fri, 7 Dec
Fri, 7 Dec 22:39 UTCM 1.6 / 9.2 km - [info] (33 km)- 15km E of Ocotillo Wells, CA
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