Deep long-period earthquakes generated by second boiling beneath Mauna Kea volcano

  title={Deep long-period earthquakes generated by second boiling beneath Mauna Kea volcano},
  author={Aaron G. Wech and Weston A. Thelen and Amanda M. Thomas},
  pages={775 - 779}
Rumblings of a dormant volcano Earthquakes near volcanoes are often a warning sign of a future eruption. However, deep long-period earthquakes (DLPs) are a special type of seismicity tied most often to quiescent volcanoes. Wech et al. found more than a million of these DLPs under the inactive Mauna Kea volcano in Hawai'i over the past 19 years (see the Perspective by Matoza). Analysis of this large number of observations allowed the authors to conclude that the DLPs were connected to a deep… 
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