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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) (6 quakes)

 | latest | archive: show
Earthquake depth plot Updated: Sat, 19 Aug 13:11 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Sat, 19 Aug
Sat, 19 Aug 06:35 UTCM 1.2 / 2.1 km - [info]Salton Buttes (2 km)- 12km WSW of Niland, CA
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 19 Aug 02:14 UTCM 1.5 / 9.7 km - [info] (33 km)- 7km S of Brawley, CA
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 18 Aug
Fri, 18 Aug 04:37 UTCM 1.1 / 8 km - [info]Salton Buttes (27 km)- 4km SW of Brawley, CA
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 17 Aug
Thu, 17 Aug 19:32 UTCM 1.6 / 3 km - [info]Salton Buttes (2 km)- 10km SW of Niland, CA
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 17 Aug 01:55 UTCM 1.4 / 7.7 km - [info] (36 km)- 24km WSW of Westmorland, CA
[Map]
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Sun, 13 Aug
Sun, 13 Aug 09:43 UTCM 1.6 / 2.2 km - [info] (37 km)- 11km ENE of Ocotillo Wells, CA
[Map]
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