Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 37 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 9:13 am (GMT -10) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - 37 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 9:13 am (GMT -10)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 2 km depth

13 Feb 19:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
13 Feb 19:17: Now using data updates from USGS
13 Feb 19:19: Magnitude recalculated from 3.2 to 3.0.
Update Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 19:21
Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
3.0 quake 13 Feb 9:13 am (GMT -10)
3.0 quake 13 Feb 9:13 am (GMT -10)
A very shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported in the morning near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit on Saturday 13 February 2021 at 9:13 am local time at a very shallow depth of 1.1 miles. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop. 2,600, 18 miles away), Captain Cook (pop. 3,400, 22 miles away), Kealakekua (pop. 2,000, 22 miles away), Honalo (pop. 2,400, 23 miles away), Honalo (pop. 2,400, 23 miles away), Volcano Village (pop. 2,600, 23 miles away), and Hilo (pop. 43,300, 37 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 13 Feb 2021 19:13:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 9:13 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 1.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.467°N / 155.593°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Maunaloa (2 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) E of Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Honalo (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) W of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
300 km (187 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
312 km (194 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 18.7°C (66 F), humidity: 99%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.01.8 km28 Km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USAUSGS

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