Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 14 mi south of Hawaiian Paradise Park on Monday, 16 November 2020 at 04:19 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 1 km depth
16 Nov 04:22 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
Depth: 0.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.396°N / 154.95016°W (Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SW of Leilani Estates (Hawaii County) (pop: 1,560)
19 km (12 mi) SE of Hawaiian Acres (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,700)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Fern Forest (Hawaii County) (pop: 931)
22 km (14 mi) S of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
30 km (19 mi) E of Volcano (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,580)
40 km (25 mi) SE of Hilo (Hawaii County) (pop: 43,300)
51 km (32 mi) SE of Pepeekeo (pop: 1,790)
370 km (230 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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.
|M 2.3||0.5 km||8 Km SSW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii, USA||USGS|
|M 2.3||km||HAWAII REGION, HAWAII, USA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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.
Black sands subdivision / Light shaking (MMI IV)