Mag. 2.0 earthquake - ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII, on Sunday, 24 September 2017 at 20:17 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 1 km depth
24 Sep 20:23 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.41°N / 155.28°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (2 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Volcano (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,580)
16 km (10 mi) ENE of ‘Ainapō (Hawaii County)
24 km (15 mi) SW of Mountain View (Hawaii County) (pop: 3,920)
31 km (19 mi) NE of Pāhala (Hawaii County) (pop: 1,360)
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
39 km (24 mi) W of Leilani Estates (Hawaii County) (pop: 1,560)
41 km (25 mi) SSW of Hilo (Hawaii County) (pop: 43,300)
194 km (120 mi) SE of Kīhei (pop: 20,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.0||1 km||ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII||EMSC|
|M 2.0||0.6 km||- 5km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.