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Massive Earthquakes Around Volcanoes

A series of 62 earthquakes rattled Mount Hood Volcano, Oregon within 24 hours on May 15, 2016 and over the past month at least 96 earthquakes hit the dangerous volcanic peak, mostly on its southern side.

It seems these earthquakes are occurring along a fault three miles deep on the south of the volcano. Is magma ascending?

Mount Rainier earthquake swarm

In the past 30 days, Mount Rainier has been hit by ‘only’ 37 earthquakes but an eruption of this volcano would have more catastrophic consequences as it sits very close to major population centers.

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