Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 21 mi southeast of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii County, USA, on Monday, Oct 25, 2021 11:38 pm (GMT -10) -

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 21 mi southeast of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii County, USA, on Monday, Oct 25, 2021 11:38 pm (GMT -10)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 36 km depth

26 Oct 09:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
26 Oct 09:42: Now using data updates from USGS
26 Oct 09:44: Magnitude recalculated from 2.7 to 2.6.
27 Oct 03:16: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 34.8 to 35.7 km (from 22 to 22 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.7 km (1.1 mi) towards S.
Date & time: Oct 26, 2021 09:38:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Oct 25, 2021 11:38 pm (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 35.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.88467°N / 155.51717°W (North Pacific Ocean, Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 18.885°S / 24.483°E
Nearest volcano: Loihi (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Naalehu (pop: 866) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SE of Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) S of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SSE of Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SSE of Honalo (pop: 2,420) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SSW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SSE of Hawaii Island (pop: 185,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 24.3°C (76 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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2.736 km21 Km SSE of Naalehu, HawaiiUSGS

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