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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) (4 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plot Updated: Wed, 22 Feb 06:34 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Tue, 21 Feb
Tue, 21 Feb 11:37 UTCM 1.7 / 6.9 km - [info] (36 km)- 8km NE of Imperial, CA
Tue, 21 Feb 09:12 UTCM 0.9 / 5.8 km - [info] (36 km)- 21km SW of Westmorland, CA
Sun, 19 Feb
Sun, 19 Feb 19:54 UTCM 1.2 / 6.8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (12 km)- 7km NNE of Westmorland, CA
Fri, 17 Feb
Fri, 17 Feb 23:19 UTCM 1.9 / 2.4 km - [info] (39 km)- 10km ENE of Ocotillo Wells, CA

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