Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 3.9 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-06-20 14:22:23 UTC
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Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 0 km depth
20 Jun 15:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 16 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-06-20 14:22:23 UTC
Depth: 0.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.4145°N / 155.286°W↗ (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.415°S / 24.714°E↗
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) WSW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Waimea (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,210) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ESE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.3||0.2 km||Volcanic Eruption - Hawaii region, Hawaii||USGS|
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