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Volcano earthquake report for Wednesday, 3 Jan 2018

Wednesday Jan 03, 2018 23:50 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  3 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius during the past 24 hours on 3 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (1 quake mag 1.8), Apo (1 quake mag 2.3), Askja (5 quakes between mag 0.8-1.3), Bardarbunga (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Cerro Prieto (1 quake mag 1.8), Clear Lake (17 quakes between mag 0.5-2.4)
Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.4-2.1), Krafla (1 quake mag 1.7), Leonard Range (1 quake mag 2.2), Long Valley (12 quakes between mag 0.3-2.3), Maroa (6 quakes between mag 1.7-2.0), Martin (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.8), Mount St. Helens (33 quakes between mag 0.3-3.9), Reykjanes (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.6), Ruapehu (4 quakes between mag 0.3-2.2), Sousaki (1 quake mag 2.7), Taupo (1 quake mag 1.4), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.7), Ubehebe Craters (3 quakes between mag 0.8-1.7), Öraefajökull (5 quakes between mag 0.7-1.6) (updated 23h50)

Note: Earthquakes within 20 km from and at depths less than 20 km under active volcanoes are reported. The list is not complete because many volcanoes are not monitored and/or seismic data in high resolution is not available publicly.

Volcanoes with recent earthquakes above magnitude 2 or more than 10 quakes are listed below:




Apo volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 2.3 earthquake

A magnitude 2.3 earthquake occurred at the volcano 6 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 14.0 km depth at 10 km distance N from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 022 km N 68 on Wed, 3 Jan 17h53 (10 km N)
All earthquakes at Apo
Apo volcano (2938 m) on Mindanao forms the highest peak of the Philippines. Its volcanic history is not well known, but although there are no historic eruptions it is considered to be active.
The volcano has an extensive hydrothermal field with ongoing geothermal exploration. Small shallow earthquakes related to this activity are common.

Clear Lake volcano (California): 17 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.4

Possible earthquake swarm: 17 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 2 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 3.5 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.4 quake: 4km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 15h31 (18 km S)
M 2.2 quake: NORTHERN CALIFORNIA on Wed, 3 Jan 18h43 (19 km S)
M 1.8 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 10h42 (17 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 6km NW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 12h29 (17 km S)
M 1.3 quake: 7km WNW of The Geysers, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 16h20 (18 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Kilauea volcano (Hawai'i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 8 hours, the last being recorded quake 58 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 1.8 and 1.6 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 6km SW of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 3 Jan 22h52 (5 km SSW)
M 1.4 quake: 6km S of Volcano, Hawaii on Wed, 3 Jan 14h42 (9 km SW)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Leonard Range volcano (Mindanao): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 23 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 13.0 km depth at 18 km distance SSW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 007 km S 34 on Wed, 3 Jan 00h58 (18 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Leonard Range

Long Valley volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 3 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.0 and 1.7 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: 11km W of Toms Place, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 15h19 (18 km SSW)
M 1.8 quake: 14km W of Toms Place, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 17h53 (18 km SSW)
M 1.5 quake: 13km WNW of Toms Place, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 20h47 (12 km SSW)
M 1.5 quake: 14km W of Toms Place, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 19h35 (18 km SSW)
M 1.5 quake: 14km W of Toms Place, CA on Wed, 3 Jan 19h21 (18 km SSW)
All earthquakes at Long Valley

Mount St. Helens volcano (Washington): 33 earthquakes up to magnitude 3.9

Possible earthquake swarm: 33 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 11 hours, the last being recorded quake 4 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.4 and 7.9 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 3.9 quake: 37km SSE of Morton, Washington on Wed, 3 Jan 08h36 (12 km ENE)
M 2.7 quake: WASHINGTON on Wed, 3 Jan 08h39 (12 km ENE)
M 2.3 quake: WASHINGTON on Wed, 3 Jan 08h44 (11 km NE)
M 2.0 quake: 37km SSE of Morton, Washington on Wed, 3 Jan 10h06 (11 km NE)
M 1.4 quake: 36km SSE of Morton, Washington on Wed, 3 Jan 11h43 (11 km NE)
All earthquakes at Mount St. Helens

Ruapehu volcano (North Island): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.2

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 10 hours, the last being recorded quake 11 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 16.8 and 5.5 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 3 Jan 06h44 (19 km N)
M 0.6 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 3 Jan 13h14 (16 km S)
M 0.4 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 3 Jan 11h11 (8 km N)
M 0.3 quake: New Zealand on Wed, 3 Jan 03h36 (12 km SSE)
All earthquakes at Ruapehu

Sousaki volcano (Greece): magnitude 2.7 earthquake

A magnitude 2.7 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 8 km distance NE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.7 quake: YUNANISTAN on Wed, 3 Jan 03h24 (8 km NE)
All earthquakes at Sousaki
Previous news
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  2 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Tuesday, Jan 02, 2018
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (2 quakes between mag 1.5-3.6), Clear Lake (20 quakes between mag 0.2-2.1), Hengill (1 quake mag 1.0), Katla (11 quakes between mag 0.1-1.9), Kilauea (1 quake mag 1.7), Krísuvík (2 quakes between mag 0.7-1.4) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on  1 Jan 2018 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Monday, Jan 01, 2018
Quakes detected near: Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.5-1.9), Etna (1 quake mag 1.7), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.4-1.7), Hekla (1 quake mag 1.2), Katla (3 quakes between mag 0.7-2.1), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 2.0-2.3) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 31 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Sunday, Dec 31, 2017
Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (13 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2), Brennisteinsfjöll (6 quakes between mag 0.2-1.0), Clear Lake (19 quakes between mag 0.5-2.5), Etna (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.2), Grensdalur (4 quakes between mag 0.3-1.0), Grímsvötn (3 quakes between mag 0.2-1.2) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 30 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Saturday, Dec 30, 2017
Quakes detected near: Akyarlar (3 quakes between mag 1.5-1.9), Clear Lake (18 quakes between mag 0.3-2.0), Etna (1 quake mag 1.8), Hrómundartindur (2 quakes between mag 0.5-1.2), Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.3-1.4), Kilauea (6 quakes between mag 1.8-2.1) ... [more]
World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 29 Dec 2017 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.
Friday, Dec 29, 2017
Quakes detected near: Askja (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.2), Bardarbunga (2 quakes between mag 1.0-1.9), Clear Lake (27 quakes between mag 0.5-1.8), Etna (1 quake mag 1.4), Fourpeaked (1 quake mag 2.7), Hekla (4 quakes between mag 0.2-1.3) ... [more]

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