Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 38 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 11:17 am (GMT -10) -

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 38 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 11:17 am (GMT -10)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 3 km depth

6 Mar 21:27 UTC: First to report: USGS after 10 minutes.
6 Mar 21:35: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 2.6 km (from 1.2 to 1.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards NNW.
6 Mar 22:12: Magnitude recalculated from 3.3 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.6 to 3.4 km (from 1.6 to 2.1 mi).
Update Sat, 6 Mar 2021, 21:33
Magnitude 3.5 earthquake strikes near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
3.5 quake 6 Mar 11:17 am (GMT -10)
3.5 quake 6 Mar 11:17 am (GMT -10)
A magnitude 3.5 earthquake near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, was reported only 15 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 1.2 miles beneath the epicenter in the morning on Saturday 6 March 2021 at 11:17 am local time. 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.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop. 2,600) located 18 miles from the epicenter, Captain Cook (pop. 3,400) 22 miles away, Volcano Village (pop. 2,600) 23 miles away, Honalo (pop. 2,400) 23 miles away, Honalo (pop. 2,400) 23 miles away, Holualoa (pop. 8,500) 26 miles away, and Hawaiian Ocean View (pop. 4,400) 29 miles away. In Hilo (pop. 43,300, 38 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 6 Mar 2021 21:17:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 11:17 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.46633°N / 155.5945°W (Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Mauna Loa (1 km / 1 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 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!
36 km (23 mi) ESE of Honalo (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 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 (38 mi) WSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 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:
Clear Sky 20.4°C (69 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) 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
3.23.4 km28 Km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii, USAUSGS
3.33 kmISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII, USAEMSC

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Hilo / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Felt the volcano jolt and instantly thought,"these tahitians are screwed for claiming these islands from true hawaiians." Moana is a tahitian! Not hawaiian!! Lemurians rising up!!!  
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