Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - 26km W of Volcano, Hawaii on Friday, 8 June 2018
8 Jun 11:17 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-06-08 01:07:11 -10:00
Depth: 2.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.443°N / 155.488°W (Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mauna Loa (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) W of Volcano (pop: 2,600)
27 km (17 mi) N of Pāhala (pop: 1,400)
37 km (23 mi) W of Fern Forest (pop: 900)
52 km (33 mi) SW of Hilo (pop: 43,300)
178 km (110 mi) SE of Kīhei (pop: 20,900)
191 km (119 mi) SE of Kahului (pop: 26,300)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 8 Jun 11:07 UTC||M 2.5||ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII||EMSC|
|2018-06-08 01:07:11 -10:00 (8 Jun 11:07:11 UTC)||M 1.9 / 2.8 km||- 26km W of Volcano, Hawaii||USGS|
|2018-06-08 01:07:05 -10:00 (8 Jun 11:07:05 UTC)||M 2.5 / 0.4 km||- 4km SW 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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.