Mag. 2.3 earthquake - ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII, on Monday, 3 December 2018 at 01:01 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 0 km depth
3 Dec 01:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.43°N / 155.26°W (United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580)
12 km (7 mi) ENE of Ohaikea Houses (historical)
14 km (8 mi) WSW of Fern Forest (pop: 931)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920)
34 km (21 mi) NE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360)
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300)
193 km (120 mi) SE of Kīhei (pop: 20,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.3||km||ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII||EMSC|
|M 1.9||0.5 km||- 2km W 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.