Category Archives: Volcanism

Nevada Earthquakes Return Near Dormant Volcanic Region -US EQ Overview

Two Earthquakes have been pinged to the north -northeast of Las Vegas, Nevada. They registered 3.4M and a 2.4M, and are in the Southern Basin along the South Rim Caldera Dormant Volcanic zone. The 3.4 is right next to a … Continue reading

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Earthquakes Continue Off Oregon Coast

This is continued reports updating this prior post; Link:  https://otterwalks.wordpress.com/2015/06/01/earthquake-swarm-off-oregon-coast-in-pacific/     The Earthquakes have been the reaction of subduction, a slow progressing of undersea volcanism do to the accrued pressures where the plates meet. Hence, the generated heat below and the changes that … Continue reading

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