Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 24 Km E of Pāhala, Hawaii, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 10:25 am (GMT -10) -

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 24 Km E of Pāhala, Hawaii, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 10:25 am (GMT -10)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 47 km depth

26 Oct 20:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
26 Oct 21:00: Magnitude recalculated from 2.5 to 2.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 45.0 to 46.6 km (from 28 to 29 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.9 km (1.2 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: Oct 26, 2021 20:25:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 10:25 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 46.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.182°N / 155.24533°W (Hawaii, United States)
Antipode: 19.182°S / 24.755°E
Nearest volcano: Kilauea (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) E of Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Nanawale Estates (pop: 1,430) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) ESE of Captain Cook (pop: 3,430) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ESE of Kailua-Kona (Hawaii County) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SE of Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Hawaii Island (pop: 185,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 27°C (81 F), humidity: 60%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.647 km24 Km E of Pāhala, HawaiiUSGS
2.647 kmISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAIIEMSC

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