Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - 8.4 mi south of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2019-03-13 00:55:13 -10:00

Strong mag. 5.5 earthquake - 8.4 mi south of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on 2019-03-13 00:55:13 -10:00

Strong magnitude 5.5 earthquake at 7 km depth

13 Mar 11:04 UTC: First to report: USGS after 9 minutes.
Mar 13 11:08: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.6 to 6.3 km.
Mar 13 11:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.3.
Mar 13 11:48: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.3 to 5.9 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.9 to 7.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.0 to 6.7 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.7 to 7.0 km.
Date & time: Mar 13, 2019 10:55:13 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-03-13 00:55:13 -10:00
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.32583°N / 155.2005°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.326°S / 24.8°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1013 joules (3.12 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 2682 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.35 kmIsland Of Hawaii, Hawaii (USA)EMSC
5.57 km12km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii (USA)USGS
4.915 kmHawaii (USA)GFZ
5.120 kmHawaii (USA)GeoAu

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Manukai road (272.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua Kona, Hi (88.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Kurtistown (14.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was awake when the earthquake hit. It was a very loud noise. I felt a sharp jolt, very quick. Everyone else was asleep in the house and nobody woke up. I did wake my husband but he didn't feel it or hear it.  
Fern Forest Victims Estates / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bayshore Towers (46.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : On the 12th floor and felt the short abrupt shaking.  
My view hawaii (27.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shaking of the bed animals woke up from their sleep I was waiting for a bigger one to follow  
Captain Cook Monument area (83.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It felt like a medium sized dog jumped on my bed and moved around. It startled me. I looked around no animal. But the pool had waves going back and forth and it for a belt 2 minutes  
Waianae Kaneaki (324.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt dizzy and unbalanced like movement swaying I live on the outside lip of Oahu main Volcane we have 3 Noah Ark on the edge our Homes are at the base of Mt Kaala  
Marine Corps Base Hawaii - MCBH, Honolulu, Hawaii (359.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Hawi / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It woke me up from my sleep. I could hear my windows and walls rattling. It didn't last too long.  
Kohala Bay (96.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke my husband and me up because bed was shaking. Staying in the 6th story of a hotel (top floor) and heard creaking in the walls.  
Kurtistown, Hawaii, Hawaii (35.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Holualoa Big Island of Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV) : EQ woke me up  
Brick (93.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Volcano (11.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : As the quake woke me up, I saw a bright light. The lights and the quakes went on for some 5-8 seconds  
Ainaloa / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I was sleeping but my mom felt it shake the house  
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (47.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Puna palisades / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : In bed 2nd floor bamboo bungalow shook me awake tho I looked at clock and it was almost 2am  
Kona Hi 96740 ( Magic Sands Beach) / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bathroom Towels Swaying Bed moving Slight Nausea  
Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Honaunau, HA / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Holualoa Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Sleeping, dog heard it coming before it shook the house here in Holualoa  
Ho’okena beach / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Camping in a tent Ho’okena woke us out of sleep, good shaking for at least felt like 10 seconds.  
Honoka’a (86.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Discover Harbor / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Kealakekua / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Seaview, Kalapana, Big Island / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : House shook, bed shook, nothing broken  
Waikoloa village (91.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It woke me up, shook the windows. (reported through our app)  
Kailua-Kona (south of Kona) just west of Holualoa. / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I awoke at 12:55 as my bed was shaking which caused me to stumble out. I initially heard a really loud metal clanging sound which I think woke me up first. In the morning I realized it was a large metal sailboat on a desk down the hallway. Very strange, a  
Papaikou HI / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It got me out of bed and into a doorway. Only lasted 5-8 sec. Some glass breakage.  
Royal Kona Resort / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua/Kona in bed inside building / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Girlfriend woke me up bed was shaking. No doubt earthquake.  
Granada hills California / Weak shaking (MMI III) : This just happen around maybe 11:45 possibly later I felt a big boom of movement almost like after shock. Here in California  
Na Hale O Keauhou (84.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, Hawaii (39.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Volcano (12.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : it lasted for about 5 seconds  
Holualoa / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was shaking my china cupboard, chandelier and mugs on hooks were swinging. Occured at 1255 AM. What I observed and felt lasted about 5 minutes.  
Kailua Kona Hi (72.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Manago Hotel, Captain Cook, HI / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Noise and shaking walls woke me and other guests up at the Manago Hotel  
Hawi, Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Papaikou / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
near Waikoloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (90.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Jolted awake, thought someone was trying to bust through the balcony doors until I realized everything was shaking.  
Waikoloa Village / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Rolling back and forth. Building making cracking sounds. And a low rumbling sound was heard.  
Sea Village, Kona-Kailua / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke up from sleep. Lay there until it stopped. Went to check on husband who was in a different room. He had awakened also.. we talked about it and went back to sleep.  
Waikaloa Village King’s Land / Light shaking (MMI IV)
45 km of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii, Hawaii (108.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Honokaa / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Eden roc, hi. (20.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Lasted 14 sec after It woke me up.  
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
34 km of Captain Cook, Hawaii, Hawaii (107.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : In Kona, early am nighttime hours.  
Volcano / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It woke me up , lasted 10sec  
Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Waikoloa Beach / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up because the bed was shaking and the window blinds were rattling.  
near Waikoloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (92.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kealakekua Halekii Street / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Stronger than previously experienced. Car alarms going off in neighborhood. Next door service dog barking 5 min before, other neighborhood dogs barking afterward. Felt much longer with continuous strong shaking, doors rattling, felt like structure might c  
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hawaiian beaches - pahoa / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I woke up to the vibration, 5 seconds  
Kalaoa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Sound asleep, strong enough to wake me.  
Hawaiian acres (31 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Just got to bed and I jumped out and ran outside. No after quake. One item fell off shelf. (reported through our app)  
73-1135 ala kalua street, kailua-kona HI / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Honokaa, Hawaii, Hawaii (80.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Keaau Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up to pictures and knickknacks falling. Dog scared.  
Kealakekua (78.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My husband and I were awakened because of the noise and the shaking.  
Kona, Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke from sleep to rocking of bed lasting 10-15 seconds.  
Kailua Kona (71.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo hawaiian hotel. 7th floor (48.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was standing up in my hotel room on the 7th floor and heard what sounded like a train coming towards me from the North East. Almost immediately, I felt the floor move up and then back down as what I can only describe as and shockwave traveling through t  
PTA / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Rocked the old barracks at PTA. At first I thought a soldier might have backed a truck into the side of the barracks but then it happened a few more times .  
Papaikou / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke us up in bed, felt one strong jolt  
Waikoloa Beach Resort / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pahoa9 (34.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Kailua Kona Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up.  
Pahoa, HI / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ocean View Kau (78.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Honalo, Hawaii, Hawaii (83.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ninole hi. / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kailua Kona, Hawaii, Hawaii (90.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Waikaloa (96.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Bed started to shake like someone was rocking it forward and back. Woke up my wife and I.  
Kaumana City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up. Strong jolt, then weak shaking for a few seconds.  
Milolii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Moderate shaking for about 5 seconds then one big jolt. Back to moderate shaking for about 15 more seconds  
Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
near Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, Hawaii (71.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mt.view (26.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kailua Kona, Hawaii, Hawaii (88.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Kealakekua / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Makawao, HI / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Woke up 3 hours after event. Might have been a fart. Cat was crowding me. Felt allergic. Might be the cat. Or the fart...  
Leilani Estates (32.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up with load shaking. (reported through our app)  
Hawaiian Paradise Park / Light shaking (MMI IV)
HPP / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me out of my sleep shook my bed  
Kailua Kona / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Was sitting at my computer. Dogs startled. A glass of water 3/4's full shook to where water splashed over the top. Seemed it lasted for 20 seconds. Did not lose Internet or power.  
Hilo (45.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Keauhou / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I’m on the ground floor of a 3 story wooden structure condo. I happened to be awake already. Felt and heard noisy creaking above us. Very much louder than regular footsteps normally heard and the sound occurred in only 1 part of the structure.  
Green sands sub division Waiohinu / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I woke up to my bed and window near my bed rattling. I was startled at first and then after a few seconds I realized it was an earthquake. Funny thing is before I went to bed last night I had a thought that the neighborhood was unusually quiet. What I cal  
Waikoloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (98.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was sleeping and it awakened me at Westin Hapuna Resort  
Captain Cook / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Fern Acres, Hawaii, Hawaii (20.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Volcano, hi / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kurtistown, Hawaiian acres / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Papa’aloa / Light shaking (MMI IV) : At 12:56 p.m. I heard and felt strong vibrations of things stored in bedroom closet, the window rattled and the foot of the bed shook. It lasted for several seconds at least. It was not a truck coming up the hill.  
Nanawele / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Moderate to strong house and windows shaking!!!  
Mountain view / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was awaken from sound sleep by jolt followed by house swaying. animals out side alarmed. small items described. 14 seconds of shaking felt in bed.  
Kukuau st (41 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hilo, Grand Naniloa Hotel / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Woke me up but not my wife, bed was moving  
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kaiwiki / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strong shaking, items fell from shelves. Everyone woken up.  
Kailua-Kona (90.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Naalehu / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I woke up very startled. My bed was shaking  
Orchidlands Estates, Hawaii, Hawaii (35 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (44.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
kurtistown, hi, 96760 (33 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : The vibrating of my bed and the noise woke me up when I was just starting to fall asleep. I thought it was a big truck at 1st, but it didn't have the lead up to the shaking like a truck would have, and was much stronger shaking than a vehicle could cause.  
KEAAU hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Royal Hawaiian (12.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Pahoa / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo (13.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Epicenter close to volcano village according to this apps map less than a mile from my house and three miles from Kilauea crater (reported through our app)  
Keaau, Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo west Ohea street / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pahoa / Light shaking (MMI IV)
KAILUA KONA / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Wainaku street hilo.hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kaikou / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Came home from work and the entire condo was shaking. It sounded like something hitting the windows and then the floor started swaying.  
Kona / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Fairmont Orchid / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
KAHAOPEA AND RAILROAD (43.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
11-2996 apele Rd.mountain view .HI 96771 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Wake up in sleep hear rattle of furniture and house  
Honalo, Hawaii, Hawaii (84.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kona (70.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kailua Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Captain Cook (6.9 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It woke us up and rattled the bed side to side and rattled windows for about 5-7 seconds  
Kona, Marriott / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Hilo Lagoon Center / Light shaking (MMI IV)
kalopa / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Small kine shake  
Kailua-Kona, HI / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was sleeping, dogs woke up and started growling which woke me up, I then realized half asleep it was an earthquake. Strong jolt, shaking, seemed very long, then swaying sensation.  
2 mile Alii Drive,Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : woke us up 2 shakes  
Waikoloa Village (92.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
waikoloa resort, north of kona (91.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : woken out of sleep with the shaking. between light and moderate shaking  
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in bed on my phone, and then I heard things rattling and thought that someone broke into my dorm... but then I felt shaking and realized that it was an earthquake  
Sheraton Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Not sure what was happening. Bed started shaking and woke me and my husband.  
Hilo, UH Hilo ‘Ikena dorn / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woken up from sleep, had to hold tv in place, items on desk began to shift.  
Hilo (41.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt a chock and then my bed moving. It did not wake my mother up.  
Ainaloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (34.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Kealekekua Hawai’i (79.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Loud rumbling, moving that seemed to keep going  
6 miles southwest of Naalehu on South Point Rd (62.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Awakened from sound sleep by shaking and sound of item falling to floor and house creaking and rattling.  
75-6081 Allii Dr / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo, wainaku Hi 96720 (47.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Honaunau (74.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke up. Furniture sounds. There was a first shake then a second latter a brief pause  
Mountain View / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Steady slow shaking. Windows rattling, roosters started crowing.  
Honoka’a / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kauna’oa drive / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Pahoa Hawaii Hawaiian Beaches / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Light shaking  
Amauulu road hilo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Things fell all over glasses broke and pictures fell lots of big shaking  
Kamuela (51.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pepeekeo (55.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
92-2174 coconut drive, ocean view estates (62.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the house shake.  
Milolii Hawaii / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Kailua-Kona /Alii Drive mile2 (85.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up.  
Waikoloa, HI / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Fourth floor of Waikoloa Marriott hotel. Woke to bed shaking back and forth for a couple seconds,then repeated a second time.  
Kailua Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Keauhou / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
UH Hilo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Keaau (37.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up. Shaking lasted about 15 seconds (reported through our app)  
Waikoloa Beach (91.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Volcano Village, Hawaii, Hawaii (12.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strong Shaking (reported through our app)  
16-1371 35th Ave Keaau HI 96749 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I usually am unaware of our usual small quakes but not this one! I was sitting outside on our deck and heard the screen on the window start rattling and the birds and dogs started to whine and then the deck and whole house started shaking and I had to sit  
The Inn at Kulaniapia Falls (39.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woken up. Building shaking. Not a light sleeper.  
Hawaiian Paradise Park,Keaau,HI / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Holualoa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Never herd a earthquake before that was spooky  
Ainaloa, Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Pāhala, Hawaii, Hawaii (47.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 2 inches of water displaced from water tank  
Lehua Rd. Kailua Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Just sitting at home watching TV and all of a sudden the bed started shaking a little. I asked my boyfriend if he felt it then it shook a little harder, shaking the TV stand and water.  
Volcano, Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up suddenly from the whole room shaking for a few seconds. At least four of the six people in the house woke up (unsure about the other two).  
Honalo, Hawaii, Hawaii (80.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pahoa, HI (243.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shook our bed  
Kurtistown HI (29.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
South kona above milolii (67.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kealakekua (73.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Whole house shaking, couple loose objects fell  
Kailua-Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (48.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Waimea / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kaluna st Kailua Kona (84.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo, HI (37.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up from sleep, closet doors rattling, Dogs woke up but not wife  
Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, Hawaii (71.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Pauka’a / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking lasted a while. Dogs alarmed. Shaking was not a smooth roll, but seemed to go in different directions.  
Puako (96.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : boom like shake followed by light shaking for a few seconds  
Hawaiian Paradise Park / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke my whole family and pets up. Shook whole house.  
16-2167 Koloa Maoli Rd, Pahoa / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Lasted about 3 seconds.  
Kona: / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt bed move back and forth for a little bit  
Kaūmana area in Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sleeping. Woke me up, dogs agitated.  
Hawaiian Acres, Road 1. Mountain View (10.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : This quake rolled right under the house. The house shuddered,vibrated, for several seconds, as it passed through. It felt like it might not stop and got a bit intense, but then, thankfully,was gone. No aftershocks,yet.  
Kailua K9na / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me right up!  
near Kailua Kona, Hawaii, Hawaii (96.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Volcano National Park / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo (39.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Captain Cook / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was leaning on the wall in my bathroom and felt it move bthought it was imagination but it moved/ jolted for what seemed like 30 seconds then it tapered. Still thought it was my imagination.  
Fairmont orchid hotel northeast hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Puna / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
KAILUA KONA (87.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
near Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii, Hawaii (53.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Hawaiian Paradise Park / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I felt sudden violent shaking, lasted about 15-20 seconds. Dogs in the area started barking.  
Papaikou, Hi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : House shook side to side, then front to back, then almost in a circle. I thought the TV was gonna fall off the table. Lasted about 20 seconds in Papaikou Hi!  
Kilueau Military Camp, Volcanoes National Park (14.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Shaken awake in bed. Pretty strong back and forth shaking lasting ~20 seconds. (reported through our app)  
North Kohala (1.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
HPP (41.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
near Volcano Village, Hawaii, Hawaii (0.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Honokaa puaono rd / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kealakekua, Hawaii, Hawaii (80.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light , slow rolling movement (Kailua Kona)  
Ocean View, HI 96737 (62.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hawaiian Beaches (40.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Long just get shaking but not hard. (reported through our app)  
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (47 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Kailua kona, Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Bed was shaking. Could watch a standing suitcase sway back and forth a bit.  
Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Staying at the Sheraton Kona, felt all the lamps and bed shake.  
Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, Hawaii (74.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
96743 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Pepeekeo / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Woke from sleep to strong shaking lasting time it took to get out side. Animal alarmed some things feel down  
Kailua-Kona (82.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Na'alehu / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, Hawaii (39 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (42 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Whole house shook. Windows creaking. Lasted for over 30 seconds. Shaking from side to side. Oscillating in frequently and intensity. (reported through our app)  
Prpekeeo / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Waimea (109.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking while sitting on Lanai  
Keaau / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Hilo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Papaikou / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kailua Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kealakekua (70.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke us up lasted a good 5-10 seconds once awakened  
Honolulu / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua Kona / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kailua-Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Rumbling sounds and felt like a roll earthquake! Very strong jolt!  
Kaūmana, Hilo, Hawaii (39.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Kalaoa, Hawaii (93.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Rolling, rumbling. Went on a couple of seconds longer than I would have thought. (reported through our app)  
Ocean view, kona gardens, hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up from my sleep.  
Hawaiian Paradise. Park / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
75-5851 Kuakini Hwy Kailua Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Honalo, Hawaii, Hawaii (81.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Waikoloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (97.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Wokem  
Kailua-Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, Hawaii (40.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hilo (47.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : I live in keaukaha n we felt that shake us awake...  
Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (49.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up seemed like it lasted for a long time  
Pahoa / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Pi’ihonua (43.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
On the second story of my house up the hill 2 mile / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Honomu / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, Hawaii (68.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hawaiian Beaches (36.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt bed shaking ....at first thought it was the cat jumping on the bed. But it carried on too long...but was a gentle shaking. I have a broken ankle post surgical so was disturbed that it might get worse.  
Kailua kona / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Pahoa / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Waikola / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kaumana / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Waimea, Hawaii, Hawaii (90.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Hilo, Kaumana City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo (35.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Hilo hawaii 360 Kauila st / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Woke up from sleeping felt it.  
Captain cook (77.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Captain Cook (73 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Wainaku, Hawaii (47.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Paukaa (50.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke us from deep sleep (reported through our app)  
Kalaoa, Hi (84.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Fern Acres (13.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Have been feeling all night before. My steel building makes ticking sound where steel beams intersect. Ticking several times before tonight with floating feeling (reported through our app)  
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
HILO / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Paauilo, Hawaii / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mountain View, Hawaii / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Enough to wake my spouse and me up.  
Kailua-kona (87.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Awoken from sleep  
Kailua-Kona / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up out of a deep sleep and shook the pictures and mirrors on the wall.  
Paauilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
near Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, Hawaii (71.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Keauhou / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke from a sound sleep. Rocking feeling back and forth.  
Kawaihae / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Kea‘au, Hawaii, Hawaii (40.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Hilo / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
603 W. Lanikaula. St. (43 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puako Hi (96.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me up bed was shaking windows rattling.  
Hawaiian beaches / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua Kona, Hawaii, Hawaii (89 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kailua Kona, Hawaii, Hawaii (89.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hilo / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kailua kona / Weak shaking (MMI III)
kalopa / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt it!!  
Kailua Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaii, Hawaii (37.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
hilo / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Kona / Light shaking (MMI IV)
96771 / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Papaikou (44.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Leilani Estates, Pahoa, HI (31.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (47.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Kailua-Kona / Severe shaking (MMI VIII) : my whole condo building rapidly shook.. sharp swings... felt like FEET of motion.. it was very crazy.  
Ainaloa, Hawaii, Hawaii (30.2 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 15 seconds of side-to-side shaking. (reported through our app)  
Orchidlands Estates, Hawaii, Hawaii (35 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii, Hawaii (64.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Kailua Kona (United States of America, 83 km W of epicenter) : It woke me up out of bed because bed was shaking. (reported through EMSC)  
Hawaiian Ocean View (United States of America, 69 km SW of epicenter) : Lasted about 15-20 seconds. Source volcano, hi (reported through EMSC)  
Hilo (United States of America, 41 km N of epicenter) : Lots of rattling (reported through EMSC)  
Hilo (United States of America, 37 km N of epicenter) : It was a long-lasting shake. Minutes of ascending and descending waves of jolting. It took a long time to slow-down and then subside. (reported through EMSC)  
Pahala (United States of America, 36 km SW of epicenter) : none (reported through EMSC)  
Pepeekeo (United States of America, 49 km N of epicenter) : My second reply.. Felt a big QUAKE here at 12:57am.. Woke us outta sleep..Bed was just rockin & Rollin! I noticed that it knocked things off my stove & shifted a few things around here & there a bit! (reported through EMSC)  
Volcano (United States of America, 2 km NW of epicenter) : Very strong earthquake in Volcano, Hawaii. (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (120 quakes)

  • 12 May 2019 04:51 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    1.9 km (1.2 mi) depth
    |
    10 km (6 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 12 May 2019 02:53 UTC
    | M 2.3 |
    33.4 km (20.8 mi) depth
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    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 May 2019 12:33 UTC
    | M 2.6 |
    31.3 km (19.4 mi) depth
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    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 10 May 2019 09:26 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    6.4 km (4 mi) depth
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    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 07 May 2019 08:21 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    35.2 km (21.9 mi) depth
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    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 May 2019 14:08 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    6.2 km (3.9 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 06 May 2019 07:27 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    1.7 km (1.1 mi) depth
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    4 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 May 2019 17:50 UTC
    | M 2.0 |
    4.9 km (3 mi) depth
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    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 05 May 2019 07:18 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    130 km (80.8 mi) depth
    |
    15 km (9 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 04 May 2019 23:05 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    3.3 km (2.1 mi) depth
    |
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 May 2019 23:20 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
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    29 km (18 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 03 May 2019 14:28 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    6.9 km (4.3 mi) depth
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    12 km (7 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 02 May 2019 13:37 UTC
    | M 2.4 |
    31.8 km (19.8 mi) depth
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    22 km (14 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 May 2019 21:46 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    3 km (1.9 mi) depth
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    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 May 2019 16:41 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    9.6 km (6 mi) depth
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    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 Apr 2019 04:55 UTC
    | M 2.2 |
    0.4 km (0.2 mi) depth
    |
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
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