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Wed, 13 May 2020, 06:26
Earthquakes swarms recorded at Loihi volcano on 11 May (image: @GeoGolfHawaii/twitter)
On 10 and 11 May the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded increased seismic activity at the submarine volcano. ... read all
Mon, 26 Jun 2017, 07:38
Recent earthquakes under Loihi volcano (Hawai'i)
Since late May, the volcano hidden beneath the Pacific south of Big Island has been showing markedly increased seismic activity. Several earthquake swarms were detected under the volcano. ... read all
 

Loihi volcano

Submarine volcano -975 m / - 3,199 ft, United States, Hawaiian Islands, 18.92°N / -155.27°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):
Earthquake list: past 7 days, magnitude -0.8 or higher (4 quakes)
Updated: Fri, 30 Oct 05:47 UTC (GMT)
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Fri, 30 Oct 2020 (UTC)
29 Oct 3:58 pm (GMT -10) (30 Oct 01:58:53 UTC)M 2.5 / 2.8 km - InfoLoihi (28 km) - United States, Hawaiian Islands 13 Km ESE of Pāhala, Hawaii, USA
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Wed, 28 Oct 2020 (UTC)
Wed, 28 Oct 10:12 UTCM 1.8 / 10.7 km - InfoLoihi (17 km) - United States, Hawaiian Islands 52 Km ESE of Naalehu, Hawaii, USA
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Mon, 26 Oct 2020 (UTC)
25 Oct 10:01 pm (GMT -10) (26 Oct 08:01:35 UTC)M 2.5 / 4.6 km - InfoLoihi (27 km) - United States, Hawaiian Islands 11 Km SE of Pāhala, Hawaii, USA
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Fri, 23 Oct 2020 (UTC)
22 Oct 10:35 pm (GMT -10) (23 Oct 08:35:29 UTC)M 2.4 / 41.1 km - InfoLoihi (28 km) - United States, Hawaiian Islands 10 Km SE of Pāhala, Hawaii, USA
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 9.9 x 108 joules (276 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.237 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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