Mag. 3.1 earthquake - ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII, on Tuesday, 5 June 2018 at 03:56 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
5 Jun 04:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.55°N / 155.75°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Mauna Loa (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NE of Papaloa
16 km (10 mi) NE of Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570)
19 km (12 mi) E of Honalo (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,420)
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000)
31 km (19 mi) SE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640)
44 km (27 mi) S of Waikoloa (Hawaii County) (pop: 4,810)
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300)
282 km (175 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.1||9 km||ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII||EMSC|
|M 3.2||8.9 km||- 15km NE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii||USGS|
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