Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 42 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021 10:30 am (GMT -10) -

Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 42 mi southwest of Hilo, Hawaii County, USA, on Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021 10:30 am (GMT -10)

Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 36 km depth

21 Jul 20:34 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
21 Jul 20:36: Magnitude recalculated from 3.3 to 2.7.
21 Jul 20:52: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 35.8 to 36.4 km (from 22 to 23 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.8 km (0.5 mi) towards NW.
Update Wed, 21 Jul 2021, 20:57
Small tremor of magnitude 3.2 just reported 42 miles southwest of Hilo, Hawaii, United States
3.2 quake 21 Jul 10:30 am (GMT -10)
3.2 quake 21 Jul 10:30 am (GMT -10)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 occurred only 27 minutes ago 42 miles southwest of Hilo, Hawaii, United States, the United States Geological Survey reported.
The quake hit at a moderately shallow depth of 23 miles beneath the epicenter near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, in the morning on Wednesday 21 July 2021 at 10:30 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.1.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Pāhala (pop. 1,400, 4 miles away), Volcano Village (pop. 2,600, 20 miles away), Hawaiian Ocean View (pop. 4,400, 25 miles away), Mountain View (pop. 3,900, 31 miles away), Hawaiian Paradise Park (pop. 11,400, 39 miles away), Hilo (pop. 43,300, 42 miles away), Holualoa (pop. 8,500, 45 miles away), and Kailua Kona (pop. 12,000, 48 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jul 21, 2021 20:30:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021 10:30 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 36.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.213°N / 155.41717°W (Hawaii, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.213°S / 24.583°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) E of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SE of Kailua Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 mi) SE of East Honolulu (pop: 49,900) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) SE of Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> See nearby quakes!
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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.236 km6 Km E of Pāhala, HawaiiUSGS
3.136 kmISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAIIEMSC

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