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An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter Scale struck northern Mid-Atlantic Range region on Thursday (local time).

The quake hit at a depth of 10 km and took place at 7:57 pm, according to United States Geological Survey (USGS).

No tsunami warning has been issued so far.

The Mid-Atlantic Ridge is a mid-ocean ridge located along the floor of the Atlantic Ocean.

In the North Atlantic, the ridge separates the Eurasian and North American plates, and in the South Atlantic, it separates the African and South American plates.

Merapi, Indonesia

A pyroclastic flow hurtled down the slopes of Merapi volcano over a distance of 400 meters on February 11, 2019 at 8:58 WIB local time. 

On February 10, 2019, the PVMBG reported 40 avalanche earthquakes, 5 strong blast events, 5 hybrid earthquakes, 3 low frequency earthquakes and a shallow volcanic earthquake.

Kadovar volcano, PNG

In Papua New Guinea, the Kadovar volcano erupted on February 10, 2019 at 6:40 UTC. The resulting plume of ash rising in the sky was spotted by air force New Zealand.
 

The previous ash eruption took place on January 18, 2019.

Shiveluch volcano, Russia

In Kamchatka, the Shiveluch volcano continues its explosive-extrusive activity.

On February 10, 2019, the volcano ejected a plume of gas and steam rising up to 4,000 meters above the summit and then drifting for 26 km to the northeast.

Poas, Costa Rica

Poás Volcano erupted early Monday morning, prompting the closure of its national park.

According to the Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (OVSICORI), the eruption began at 1:50 a.m. Monday and sent a column of ash 200 meters above the crater.

Erta Ale, Ethiopia

A thermal anomaly was recorded by Mirova from February 8 to February 11.

On the below Sentinel 2 satellite image, the fracture (red) is clearly visible:

The volcanic unrest continues!

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