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Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - 4km NNE of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii on Friday, 6 March 2015

Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake  - 4km NNE of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii on Friday, 6 March 2015
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.4 to 13.5 km.
Date & time: Fri, 6 Mar 10:22:32 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, March 06, 2015 00:22:32
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 13.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.6787°N / 155.98°W
Nearest volcano: Hualalai (12 km)
Primary data source: USGS
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 6 Mar
Fri, 6 Mar 10:22 UTCM 3.7 / 14 km ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Kaloko St. Kailua Kona Hawaii / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sunset Kailua Kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kalaoa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Startled awake but, didnt feel the need to get out of bed. Loud bang, then some rolling motion.
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (6.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was like a boom of thunder
Kalaoa, North Kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): Initial bump that woke me up and then like shaking and rattling for several seconds.
It rolled and then my house cracked sharply, a goo / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Holualoa, HI / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong shaking initially which lasted approximately 3-5 seconds. Actually got out of bed and searched the USGS HVO website. Could not find it initially. Realized they must have had the wrong local time listed. 10:22 GMT equates to 12:22 AM Local time. When you get time, you need to visit these weblinks. There's allot of helpful info. MAHALO HVO. Keep up the great work.
Kailua - Kona. Kona by the Sea / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed when it felt a like someone had given me a light shove. Not an up and down feeling more a sudden horizontal movement. I could hear several items in the kitchen rattling for a very short time.
707 Hualalai Road (4.7 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke us up. Near hair pin turn on Hualalai Road.
Kailua Kona Pines 1 / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was awakened by loud bang and felt shaking and heard low rumbling noise immediately afterward
Kailua-kona / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
kailua kona / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Palisades kailua kona / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I woke to shaking and rattling of our house along with all the dogs in the neighborhood barking. It lasted at least a minute. No damage.
Kailua kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): Husband and I woke up with a jolt. Heard a bang followed by some light shaking.
Kailua Kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was already awake, bitwise shook the house pretty hard once.
Kailua Kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was already awake, bitwise shook the house pretty hard once.
alii kai / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
LOKAHI Makai - lower Palisades (6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed reading. Heard a bang and felt house shake briefly. One of my dogs barked and got up to see what was going on. The rest of them slept right through it! It was quick but strong enough to startle and scare me a bit. Didn't feel anything beyond that one tremor. Be safe everyone!
Waikoloa Village / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Came on as a strong jolt, with a few weaker pulses that followed.
Holualoa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kailua Kona, HI / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Stronger jolt with brief shaking
wesr of holualoa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): East end of Hualalai Rd. Near the sharp curve.
kailua kona / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Kailua-Kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): A rolling moderate shake. L.Maldonado
Holualoa / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Strong enough to make my two dogs sit up in bed, look around, and then settle back down.
Kealakehe / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Kealakehe / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Kealakehe / not felt
Kealakehe / not felt
kailua, kona / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like something hit our house. Heard a thud. One small after shock within 10 minutes
Kailua,Kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking): very loud boom an strong shaking.
Alii Lani Townhouses / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kailua kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Scared the crap out of us! Woke up all sleepers in the house.
Kailua Kona, HI 96740 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A surprising jolt! Felt like sounded like some one came in and slammed a door and was jumping up and down on our deck!
Kailua Kona, HI 96740 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A surprising jolt! Felt like sounded like some one came in and slammed a door and was jumping up and down on our deck!
kona / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kailua Kona / MMI III (Weak shaking)
holualoa, hi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows rattled, whole house floor shook. About 5 seconds long
tomi tomi place / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kailua-Kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Came quick, and woke the whole house up. Crazy shake! But it stopped quickly.. Wow!
honaunau / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Windows rattled. Felt it enough to wake me up.
Holualoa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
76-880 Hualalai rd / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very loud
kona palisades / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was on the couch..felt shaking..heard glassware vibrating..two back to back loud rumblings..still scared!
kailua kona - lamaokeola street / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Few minutes steady shaking .. Bed/tv shaking
Kailua Kona Alii dr / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted around 2 sec, short but a lot of shaking
Hanapepe HI / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Hanapepe HI / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Hanapepe HI / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
kailua kona / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
keauhou fire station / MMI IV (Light shaking): In bed. Felt shaking. lasted, maybe, 15 seconds
96725 Holualoa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
oluolu and mahilani / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Like a big bang. Shook windows and moved house. Thought someone was breaking into my house above airport in palisades.
Kailua-Kona (United States) (5 km S from epicenter)(no details): No swaying of the hanging lamp. Sharp jolt. (via EMSC)
Kailua-Kona (United States) (5 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was a sudden boom/jolt with very short aftershock, It seemed very different than any other earthquake I felt before, It felt more like a blast wave. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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