Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 4.3 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-18 01:28:03 -10:00

Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 4.3 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-18 01:28:03 -10:00

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 1 km depth

18 Jul 12:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Date & time: Jul 18, 2018 11:28:03 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-07-18 01:28:03 -10:00
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 1.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.3938°N / 155.2755°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.394°S / 24.725°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) ESE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (205 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.31.1 kmVolcanic Eruption - 5km SW of Volcano, HawaiiUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (6818 quakes)

  • 15 Sep 2018 16:18 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    14.4 km (8.9 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 11:23 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 10:23 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (6 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 08:37 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    32.6 km (20.3 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 04:04 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 03:58 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 03:20 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    11 km (7 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 00:01 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Sep 2018 23:51 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    0.6 km (0.4 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Sep 2018 19:29 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Sep 2018 08:09 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    37.7 km (23.4 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Sep 2018 00:37 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    3.3 km (2.1 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Sep 2018 21:31 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    6.2 km (3.9 mi) depth
    |
    23 km (15 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 13 Sep 2018 17:32 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 13 Sep 2018 02:40 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    32.7 km (20.3 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 Sep 2018 20:11 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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