Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - 22 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 3:33 am (GMT -10) -

Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - 22 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 3:33 am (GMT -10)

Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 27 km depth

17 Mar 13:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
17 Mar 13:40: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 2.9.
17 Mar 19:08: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 28.1 to 26.8 km (from 17.5 to 16.7 mi).
Date & time: 17 Mar 2021 13:33:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021 3:33 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 26.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.44883°N / 155.238°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NNW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Pepeekeo (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) ESE of Kailua Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
343 km (213 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 19°C (66 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.327 km0 Km W of Volcano, Hawaii, USAUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
32 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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