Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 4.1 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-28 02:37:25 -10:00

Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - 4.1 mi southwest of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2018-07-28 02:37:25 -10:00

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 0 km depth

28 Jul 13:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 53 minutes.
Date & time: Jul 28, 2018 12:37:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-07-28 02:37:25 -10:00
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 0.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.396°N / 155.2722°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.396°S / 24.728°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 (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) 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 (52 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
5.30.3 kmVolcanic Eruption - 5km SW of Volcano, HawaiiUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Kailua kona / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hakalau / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mililani Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (2773 quakes)

  • 26 Sep 2018 00:30 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 25 Sep 2018 17:24 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    12 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 25 Sep 2018 14:22 UTC
    | M 2.1 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 24 Sep 2018 04:56 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 23 Sep 2018 08:49 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    14 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Sep 2018 12:13 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Sep 2018 07:52 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    30 km (18.6 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 20:26 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
    |
    17 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 19:43 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    2 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 11:56 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    8 km (5 mi) depth
    |
    20 km (12 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 11:48 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 21 Sep 2018 03:37 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 20 Sep 2018 13:54 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    0.3 km (0.2 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 19 Sep 2018 13:45 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    1 km (0.6 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 19 Sep 2018 11:52 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Sep 2018 16:33 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    7.8 km (4.8 mi) depth
    |
    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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