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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Hawaii on Friday, 4 May 2018 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Hawaii on Friday, 4 May 2018

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Hawaii on Friday, 4 May 2018
Date & time: Fri, 4 May 22:32:56 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.53°N / 155.17°W
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (17 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Waimalu, Hawaii (356.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I barely felt movement but I got nauseous and saw ripples in a glass of water on my desk.
(327.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(24.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): This one did shake for a long time probably like 20 seconds but that is a long time for the earth to shake and is dangerous also (via app)
Kaneohe / not felt
(85.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Waikoloa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. I knew this wasn’t a little one when the swaying started. Tables and pictures swayed. I heard the chief in the restaurant kitchen yell “yee haw”! So that was funny!
(36.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): According to friend at HVO USGS this was a 6.8! I have lived through the Loma Prieta and lived o top of the Hayward fault. THIS WAS A BIGEE!!! (via app)
Kohaniki Beach Park / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pukalani, HI / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was lounging on my bed and felt a light vibration/shaking that lasted quite a while, about 30 seconds. I'm on Maui and I figured it must have been a pretty big earthquake on the Big Island with all the erupting going on over there, for me to have felt it all the way on Maui
(11.8 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very disturbing and constant e as earthquakes bout 5 ml ins apart (via app)
(78.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(51.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Laupahoehoe charter school shook like crazy. It lasted for about a minute or so. Very crazy (via app)
Hawaiian paradise park (24.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong rolling and shaking. Power just came back on was out for about an hour (via app)
Kamuela, HI 96743 (77.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House shook. Liquid in glass rippled. Objects on driveway shook lightly.
Hawaiian Paradise Park - Railroad Ave (22.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Rumbling, then violent shaking that knocked things down and opened drawers. Dogs started barking.
(36.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): According to friend at HVO USGS this was a 6.8! I have lived through the Loma Prieta and lived o top of the Hayward fault. THIS WAS A BIGEE!!! (via app)
Mauna Loa Drive / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Was standing outside, had to grab a tree to stay standing. House undamaged.
Keauhou Bay / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Keaau, Hawaii / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(209.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt more like a rumble or rolling rather than a shaking sensation
Kailua Kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): this was long one but no breakage
(17.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Kealakekua (76.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alii Dr. Kailua Kona (85.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(86.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(22.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Honolulu (343.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Swaying that lasted a good 30 seconds. Office doors are swinging back-and-forth.
Mountain view (20.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(338.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Honolulu, HI (333.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ocean View on Catamaran & Island / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(94.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kamuela (73.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Furniture, windows, and glassware rattled
Hawaiian Beaches, HI / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Strong shakes
75-5852 Alii Dr, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The room was shaking for about 15 seconds
(89.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
96776 Hamakua Coast (Indoors) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Much longer duration than earlier morning earthquake - approximately 15 seconds. Dogs and cats in neighborhood all freaking out. House and all household items rattled and shook fairly strongly. Can still detect several mild aftershocks.
(79.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
(73.9 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Outside washing car. 6,600 lb Toyota tundra in driveway parked moving back and forth up and down. Ground swaying like a small rollercoaster.
(79.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking) (via app)
(84.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Chandeliers shaking, glass doors shaking, everyone froze.
Kailua Kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted about 20-35 seconds...rolling earthquake...almost nauseating
Kealakehe, HI / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(354.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): House jolted in Honolulu
kohala Ranch / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(78.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Kamuela,HI / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Oceanview / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pahala (48.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Waikoloa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(48.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(48.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(48.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Hawaiian Shores (33.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Paauilo, Hawaii / MMI IV (Light shaking): shaking of all paintings on walls, television set, furniture, glassware rattling in cupboards
(91.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Everyone at KUA Bay felt it. 10 seconds or so. (via app)
(22.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Kealakekua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Honokaa, HI / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Honaunau / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
KAILUA KONA / MMI V (Moderate shaking): ABOUT 20 SECONDS. ONLY 2.1 THIS ONE, THE 5.6 ONE AN HOUR AGO DIDNT FEEL ...
Hinolulu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
96737 ocean view HI / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(14.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Waikoloa Village (80.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking lasted about 0 seconds. Made wind chimes in house chime for a few seconds.
(73.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(21.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Kailua-Kona (United States) (98 km W from epicenter)(no details): Later a long time!! (via EMSC)
Captain Cook (United States) (84 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 30 seconds, then swaying for several minutes (via EMSC)
Waimea (United States) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Prolonged, heavy swaying of lights. (via EMSC)
Pāhoa (United States) (12 km E from epicenter)(no details): Getting out now!!!! (via EMSC)
Kailua-Kona (United States) (100 km W from epicenter)(no details): Shaking lasted MUCH longer than usual. Usually one sharp jolt. This was gentler shaking, but for much longer duration. (via EMSC)
Captain Cook (United States) (84 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very long (1-2 minutes) then swaying for a few minutes (via EMSC)
Honokaa (United States) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): In Honokaa. Working in CPLus. Was putting away cold sandwiches. The doors and ranks began swaying side to side, items on the walls were also swaying on the hooks. I was swaying like I had drank a gallon of alcohol trying to stand without falling (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 4 May (37 earthquakes)
Fri, 4 May 22:37 UTCM 4.6 / 7 km - [info]Kilauea (18 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Mauna Loa Dr / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Fri, 4 May 22:39 UTCM 4.5 - [info]Kilauea (5 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Volcano / MMI V (Moderate shaking): House shakes pretty good for about 30 seconds all my dishes in cabinets were ratty
Honokaa (United States) (78 km NW from epicenter)(no details): In Honokaa at work at CPlus was putting sandwiches away inside the displace case, The fridge display case was swaying. Pictures on the walls were swaying. I felt like I was super drunk with all my swaying standing up (via EMSC)
Fri, 4 May 22:42 UTCM 4.5 / 6 km - [info]Kilauea (15 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 22:45 UTCM 2.9 / 2.9 km - [info]Kilauea (2 km) - Hawai'i- 7km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 22:48 UTCM 4.7 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
15-2963 Nanawale Homestead Rd Pahoa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Waikoloa Village (United States) (77 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My wife was sitting at her computer and reported that her computer and objects on her desk swayed back and forth. I was lying in bed taking a nap and was waked up by the shaking. (via EMSC)
Fri, 4 May 22:50 UTCM 3.4 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Kona,hi. (74 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Fri, 4 May 22:56 UTCM 2.7 / 1.3 km - [info]Kilauea (5 km) - Hawai'i- 6km SW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 22:56 UTCM 3.0 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (14 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 22:59 UTCM 3.3 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (5 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:01 UTCM 3.7 / 7 km - [info]Kilauea (16 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Hilo International Airport / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Fri, 4 May 23:04 UTCM 3.4 / 0.7 km - [info]Kilauea (15 km) - Hawai'i- 12km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:10 UTCM 2.6 / 3.3 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'i- 9km W of Volcano, Hawaii[Map]USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:11 UTCM 3.0 / 3.9 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'i- 9km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:17 UTCM 2.8 / 0.6 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'i- 6km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:18 UTCM 3.4 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:18 UTCM 3.4 / 4.5 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'i- 8km W of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:20 UTCM 3.1 / 1.5 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'i- 6km SW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:22 UTCM 3.4 / 9.2 km - [info]Kilauea (51 km) - Hawai'i- 28km SSE of Leilani Estates, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:24 UTCM 2.9 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (25 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:26 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info]Kilauea (2 km) - Hawai'i- 7km W of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:29 UTCM 2.9 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:32 UTCM 2.6 / 3 km - [info]Kilauea (5 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII[Map]EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:34 UTCM 3.0 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:37 UTCM 2.8 / 6 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:40 UTCM 2.7 / 6.4 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'i- 9km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:41 UTCM 2.7 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:45 UTCM 2.6 / 6 km - [info]Kilauea (16 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:47 UTCM 3.7 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (2 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:50 UTCM 3.0 / 8 km - [info]Kilauea (18 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:52 UTCM 2.6 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (20 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:54 UTCM 2.7 / 0.2 km - [info]Kilauea (16 km) - Hawai'i- 14km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:54 UTCM 3.0 / 2 km - [info]Kilauea (34 km) - Hawai'iHAWAII REGION, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:57 UTCM 3.2 / 1 km - [info]Kilauea (31 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 4 May 23:57 UTCM 3.2 / 0.6 km - [info]Kilauea (31 km) - Hawai'i- 14km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:57 UTCM 3.2 / 0.6 km - [info]Kilauea (31 km) - Hawai'i- 14km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:58 UTCM 2.9 / 2.1 km - [info]Kilauea (9 km) - Hawai'i- 3km ENE of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Fri, 4 May 23:59 UTCM 3.1 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (4 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May (13 earthquakes)
Sat, 5 May 00:03 UTCM 2.7 / 7 km - [info]Kilauea (5 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:10 UTCM 2.8 - [info]Kilauea (17 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:14 UTCM 3.3 / 9 km - [info]Kilauea (45 km) - Hawai'iHAWAII REGION, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:14 UTCM 3.3 / 8.7 km - [info]Kilauea (45 km) - Hawai'i- 12km SSE of Leilani Estates, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 5 May 00:19 UTCM 3.1 / 9 km - [info]Kilauea (18 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:20 UTCM 2.7 / 3.3 km - [info]Kilauea (2 km) - Hawai'i- 7km W of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 5 May 00:21 UTCM 2.6 / 6 km - [info]Kilauea (43 km) - Hawai'iHAWAII REGION, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:22 UTCM 3.2 / 4 km - [info]Kilauea (15 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:32 UTCM 2.6 - [info]Kilauea (9 km) - Hawai'iISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 5 May 00:32 UTCM 2.6 / 0.1 km - [info]Kilauea (9 km) - Hawai'i- 12km SW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 5 May 00:33 UTCM 2.9 / 3.9 km - [info]Kilauea (3 km) - Hawai'i- 8km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 5 May 00:37 UTCM 5.3 / 8.9 km - [info]Kilauea (24 km) - Hawai'i- 16km E of Pahala, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS
(77.6 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(58.8 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(46.7 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Captain Cook (United States) (48 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking, but notixable in ocean view (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 5 May 00:46 UTCM 2.7 / 0.8 km - [info]Kilauea (23 km) - Hawai'i- 17km E of Pahala, Hawaii
[Map]
USGS

 

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