Mag. 1.4 earthquake - 6km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA), on 2019-10-29 20:48:09 -10:00 -

Mag. 1.4 earthquake  - 6km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA), on 2019-10-29 20:48:09 -10:00

Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 1 km depth

30 Oct 06:51 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Oct 30 06:55: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.1.
Oct 31 01:12: Magnitude recalculated from 2.1 to 1.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.3 to 0.6 km.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2019 06:48:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2019-10-29 20:48:09 -10:00
Magnitude: 1.4
Depth: 0.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.41217°N / 155.29183°W (Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) WSW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Fern Acres (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) ESE of Holualoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 8,540) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) ESE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) SE of Kahului (pop: 26,300) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) SE of Wailuku (pop: 15,300) --> See nearby quakes!
7676 km (4770 mi) W of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
7676 km (4770 mi) W of Washington DC (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 1.40.6 km6km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA)USGS
M 2.1 kmIsland Of Hawaii, Hawaii (USA)EMSC

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At magnitude 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.
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Mag. 1.4 earthquake - 6km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii (USA), on 2019-10-29 20:48:09 -10:00
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