Moderate magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 3 km depth
26 Apr 23:10 UTC: First to report: USGS after 5 minutes.
26 Apr 23:12: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 3.4.
26 Apr 23:41: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.5 to 2.7 km (from 0.9 to 1.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.4 km (1.5 mi) towards SW.
Update Mon, 26 Apr 2021, 23:42Magnitude 3.6 earthquake strikes near Kalaoa, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
3.6 quake 26 Apr 1:05 pm (GMT -10)
A magnitude 3.6 earthquake near Kalaoa, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, was reported 36 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 1.7 miles beneath the epicenter around noon on Monday 26 April 2021 at 1:05 pm local time. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.4 earthquake.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Kalaoa (pop. 9,600, 55 miles away), and Kalaoa (pop. 9,600, 55 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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