Mag. 1.9 earthquake - - 19km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii, on 2018-12-10 16:15:14 -10:00
Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 19 km depth
11 Dec 02:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2018-12-10 16:15:14 -10:00
Depth: 18.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.48233°N / 155.41533°W (Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) N of ‘Ainapō (Hawaii County)
20 km (12 mi) WNW of Volcano (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,580)
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Pāhala (Hawaii County) (pop: 1,360)
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Mountain View (Hawaii County) (pop: 3,920)
44 km (27 mi) SW of Hilo (Hawaii County) (pop: 43,300)
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
64 km (40 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000)
326 km (202 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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|M 1.9||19 km||- 19km WNW 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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.