Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 3.7 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-24 06:41:10 -10:00

Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 3.7 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-24 06:41:10 -10:00

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 1 km depth

24 Jul 18:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 31 minutes.
Jul 24 21:46: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.3.
Date & time: Jul 24, 2018 16:41:10 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-07-24 06:41:10 -10:00
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.414°N / 155.2817°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.414°S / 24.718°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (2 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!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Waimea (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,210) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (204 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.30.5 kmVolcanic Eruption - 4km WSW of Volcano, HawaiiUSGS
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (4266 quakes)

  • 22 Sep 2018 12:13 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Sep 2018 07:52 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 20:26 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 19:43 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 11:56 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 11:48 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 03:37 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 20 Sep 2018 13:54 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    0.3 km (0.2 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Sep 2018 13:45 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 19 Sep 2018 11:52 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (16 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Sep 2018 16:33 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    7.8 km (4.8 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 18 Sep 2018 15:27 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Sep 2018 15:08 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 16:18 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    14.4 km (8.9 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 11:23 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    1.1 km (0.7 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (10 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 15 Sep 2018 10:23 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
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