Volcano earthquake report for Saturday, 16 May 2020

Saturday May 16, 2020 01:50 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR

World map showing volcanoes with shallow (less than 20 km) earthquakes within 20 km radius  during the past 24 hours on 16 May 2020 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 16 May 2020 Number in brackets indicate nr of quakes.

Quakes detected near: Bardarbunga (5 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Churchill (1 quake mag 1.6), Clayton Valley (4 quakes between mag 1.8-2.8), Clear Lake (22 quakes between mag 0.4-2.3), Coso (4 quakes between mag 0.4-1.9), Don Joao de Castro Bank (1 quake mag 2.0)
Eldey (1 quake mag 1.1), Etna (1 quake mag 1.2), Grensdalur (1 quake mag 1.1), Herdubreid (6 quakes between mag 0.1-1.1), Ilihan (1 quake mag 1.8), Isarog (1 quake mag 3.6), Jumbo Dome (1 quake mag 2.5), Katla (5 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Kilauea (2 quakes between mag 1.7-2.5), Kverkfjöll (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.0), Lava Mountains Volcanic Field (12 quakes between mag 0.1-2.5), Loihi (1 quake mag 2.2), Mauna Loa (5 quakes between mag 1.8-2.3), Mount St. Helens (1 quake mag 2.2), Nemrut Dağ (1 quake mag 2.0), Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (1 quake mag 3.5), Poas (1 quake mag 3.0), Reykjanes (12 quakes between mag 0.1-1.8), San Salvador (1 quake mag 1.6), Sellandafjall (1 quake mag 1.1), Sousaki (4 quakes between mag 1.1-1.8), Taupo (2 quakes between mag 1.5-1.6), Tenerife (1 quake mag 1.1), Tjörnes Fracture Zone (1 quake mag 1.5), Torfajökull (21 quakes between mag 0.3-2.1), Torre Alfina (8 quakes between mag 1.0-2.0), Vulsini (13 quakes between mag 1.0-2.5), Yellowstone (1 quake mag 1.8) (updated 01h50)

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:

Clayton Valley volcano (Nevada): 4 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.8

4 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 10 hours, the last being recorded quake 19 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 7.5 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.8 quake: 22km W of Goldfield, Nevada (USA) on Fri, 15 May 15h38 (15 km WSW)
M 2.4 quake: 23km WNW of Goldfield, Nevada (USA) on Sat, 16 May 01h31 (13 km WSW)
M 1.9 quake: 17km WNW of Goldfield, Nevada (USA) on Fri, 15 May 21h49 (19 km W)
M 1.8 quake: 27km SW of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Fri, 15 May 22h03 (17 km WNW)
All earthquakes at Clayton Valley

Clear Lake volcano (California): 22 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

Possible earthquake swarm: 22 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 23 hours, the last being recorded quake 28 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 5.6 and 0.0 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.3 quake: 4km W of Cobb, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 04h46 (17 km S)
M 1.9 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 04h10 (18 km SSE)
M 1.5 quake: 7km NW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 13h47 (18 km S)
M 1.4 quake: 10km WNW of The Geysers, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 02h51 (18 km SSE)
M 1.4 quake: 3km WNW of Cobb, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 03h48 (16 km S)
All earthquakes at Clear Lake

Isarog volcano (Luzon Island): magnitude 3.6 earthquake

A magnitude 3.6 earthquake occurred at the volcano 19 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 15.0 km depth at 19 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.6 quake: Luzon, Philippines on Fri, 15 May 07h02 (19 km SE)
All earthquakes at Isarog

Jumbo Dome volcano (Eastern Alaska): magnitude 2.5 earthquake

A magnitude 2.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 3 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 1.2 km depth at 9 km distance SE from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 10km NE of Healy, Alaska (USA) on Fri, 15 May 23h02 (9 km SE)
All earthquakes at Jumbo Dome

Katla volcano (Iceland): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 21 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 30 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.4 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.1 quake: 3.4 km NNW of Hábunga (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 12h28 (4 km ESE)
M 1.4 quake: 2.9 km NNW of Hábunga (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 12h28 (5 km ESE)
M 0.7 quake: 6.9 km NNE of Hábunga (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 03h45 (1 km N)
M 0.5 quake: 4.4 km NE of Hábunga (Iceland) on Sat, 16 May 00h19 (2 km SSW)
M 0.3 quake: 7.0 km NNE of Hábunga (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 03h45 (1 km N)
All earthquakes at Katla

Kilauea volcano (Hawai’i (Big Island)): 2 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

2 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 9 hours, the last being recorded quake 12 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 2.4 and 0.1 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.5 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 14h19 (6 km E)
M 1.7 quake: 4km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 04h50 (1 km W)
All earthquakes at Kilauea

Lava Mountains Volcanic Field volcano (California): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 19 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 5 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.6 and 1.6 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: 20km ESE of Ridgecrest, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 15h08 (4 km NNE)
M 1.4 quake: 20km ESE of Ridgecrest, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 15h10 (4 km NNE)
M 1.4 quake: 14km SSW of Searles Valley, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 09h43 (17 km N)
M 1.2 quake: 11km E of Ridgecrest, CA (USA) on Fri, 15 May 19h52 (16 km N)
M 1.1 quake: 21km ESE of Ridgecrest, CA (USA) on Sat, 16 May 00h44 (4 km NNE)
All earthquakes at Lava Mountains Volcanic Field

Loihi volcano (Hawai’i (Big Island)): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 20 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.5 km depth at 12 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 50km SE of Pahala, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 05h41 (12 km SW)
All earthquakes at Loihi

Mauna Loa volcano (Hawai’i (Big Island)): 5 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.3

5 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 39 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 8.2 and 1.0 km.
Earthquake details:
M 2.3 quake: 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 02h20 (0 km NNE)
M 2.0 quake: 25km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 21h02 (4 km SSE)
M 1.9 quake: 15km NE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii (USA) on Sat, 16 May 00h10 (18 km NE)
M 1.9 quake: 27km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 16h58 (12 km W)
M 1.8 quake: 18km N of Pahala, Hawaii (USA) on Fri, 15 May 13h14 (17 km SW)
All earthquakes at Mauna Loa

Mount St. Helens volcano (Washington): magnitude 2.2 earthquake

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake occurred at the volcano 22 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 14.5 km depth at 18 km distance NNW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 2.2 quake: 22km S of Morton, Washington (USA) on Fri, 15 May 04h19 (18 km NNW)
All earthquakes at Mount St. Helens

Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) volcano (Western & Central Mexico): magnitude 3.5 earthquake

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred at the volcano 7 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 8.0 km depth at 17 km distance SW from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.5 quake: 2 km al SURESTE de NVO S J PARANGARICUTIRO, MI (Mexico) on Fri, 15 May 19h00 (17 km SW)
All earthquakes at Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato)

Poas volcano (Costa Rica): magnitude 3.0 earthquake

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake occurred at the volcano 21 hours ago. The quake, which might be volcanic in origin, was located at a depth of 5.0 km depth at 9 km distance E from the volcano.
Earthquake details:
M 3.0 quake: 3 km al Norte de Varablanca, Heredia. (Costa Rica) on Fri, 15 May 04h24 (9 km E)
All earthquakes at Poas

Reykjanes volcano (Iceland): 12 earthquakes up to magnitude 1.8

Possible earthquake swarm: 12 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 22 hours, the last being recorded quake 1 hour 7 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 6.2 and 0.5 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 1.8 quake: 6.3 km WNW of Grindavík (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 18h35 (4 km SSE)
M 1.1 quake: 3.0 km WNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 15h57 (15 km ESE)
M 1.0 quake: 0.8 km NNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 17h47 (13 km SE)
M 0.9 quake: 5.8 km N of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 19h52 (10 km ESE)
M 0.8 quake: 2.9 km WNW of Reykjanestá (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 14h19 (15 km ESE)
All earthquakes at Reykjanes

Torfajökull volcano (Iceland): 21 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.1

Possible earthquake swarm: 21 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 17 hours, the last being recorded quake 5 hours ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 11.0 and 0.2 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.1 quake: 5.0 km WNW of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 04h13 (8 km N)
M 1.6 quake: 5.7 km W of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 10h49 (7 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 5.0 km W of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 15h38 (7 km N)
M 1.5 quake: 4.5 km NW of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 11h00 (10 km NNW)
M 1.3 quake: 4.9 km W of Landmannalaugar (Iceland) on Fri, 15 May 15h36 (7 km N)
All earthquakes at Torfajökull

Vulsini volcano (Italy): 13 earthquakes up to magnitude 2.5

Possible earthquake swarm: 13 earthquakes occurred near (under) the volcano during 13 hours, the last being recorded quake 16 minutes ago. Hypocenter depths ranged between 10.7 and 7.4 km.
Earthquake details: (only 5 largest)
M 2.5 quake: 3 km E San Lorenzo Nuovo (VT) (Italy) on Fri, 15 May 14h27 (11 km N)
M 2.3 quake: 3 km E San Lorenzo Nuovo (VT) (Italy) on Fri, 15 May 21h10 (10 km N)
M 2.1 quake: 4 km NW Bolsena (VT) (Italy) on Fri, 15 May 20h26 (10 km N)
M 2.0 quake: 3 km E San Lorenzo Nuovo (VT) (Italy) on Fri, 15 May 14h24 (11 km N)
M 1.8 quake: 2 km N Bolsena (VT) (Italy) on Fri, 15 May 20h24 (10 km N)
All earthquakes at Vulsini

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