Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 10.2 mi southeast of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 00:18 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 10.2 mi southeast of Volcano Village, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 00:18 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 7 km depth

4 Jul 00:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 minutes.
Jul 4 00:25: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.9 to 6.3 km.
Jul 4 00:51: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 6.3 to 7.1 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 7.1 to 7.0 km.
Date & time: Jul 4, 2020 00:18:50 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.33983°N / 155.12267°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.34°S / 24.877°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) S of Fern Forest (pop: 931) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) S of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Pepeekeo (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (223 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.37 km13 km S of Fern Forest, Hawaii (USA)USGS
4.510 kmIsland Of Hawaii, Hawaii (USA)EMSC

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Ola'a (24.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : We need to keep pure intentions and imagine no evil thoughts about any of our neighbors...G#D is our Faithful King the Holy Earth is our Compassionate Mother ... Imagine no Evil Zechariah8:16&17  
Volcano (14.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Rumbling like a big heavy truck (reported through our app)  
Hilo Hawaii (41.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
near Pepeekeo, Hawaii, Hawaii (67.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Hawaiian Paradise Park (31.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt rumbling for about 4 secs. Light shaking. (reported through our app)  
Hilo, Hawaii, Hawaii (43.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Captain Cook (81 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Mild shaking that lasted maybe 4-5 seconds. Rumbling sounds. (reported through our app)  
Orchidlands Estates, Hawaii, Hawaii (29.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Keaukaha Hilo, Hawaii / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Only lasted a couple of seconds. I would not have felt it if not sitting at my computer. I live on the second floor of building here.  
Honokaa, Hawaii 96727 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : First heard a creaking noise. Then felt a shaking that was strong enough to make my couch feel like it was moving side to side. Lasted maybe 10 seconds. This is the 3rd above 4 in past 20 hours  
Hilo, Hawaii / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mountain View, HI (BI), H Acres / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sudden jolt felt on bed, awakened from light sleep. Secondary light house swaying on high posts.  
Pepeekeo / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Hilo, hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV)
15-2729 Aku Street Pahoa, HI 96778 / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : felt house lift like a wave.  
Nanawale Estates, Pahoa, Hawaii / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Keaau / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt a couple of rumbles.  
Honaunau-Napoopoo (United States, 80 km W of epicenter) : It was only for a few seconds but it wa notable shake that we felt... (reported through EMSC)  
Wainaku (United States, 47 km N of epicenter) : Few seconds mild slow shaking, no damage. (reported through EMSC)  
Honoka‘a (United States, 92 km NW of epicenter) : Felt this in Ahualoa. First heard loud creaking sound then felt a shaking that lasted for about 10 seconds. It felt like my couch was swaying side to side. My husband also felt it in another part of the house (reported through EMSC)  
Pepeekeo (United States, 57 km N of epicenter) : Felt here.. Strong shaking for about 10/15 secs. Knocked stuff of the fridge! (reported through EMSC)  
Hilo (United States, 45 km N of epicenter) : Shook bed in Hilo. (reported through EMSC)  
Hilo (United States of America, 44 km N of epicenter) : Lying in bed and felt it shaking. (reported through EMSC)  
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