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Recent earthquakes under Loihi volcano (Hawai'i)
Monday, Jun 26, 2017
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. ... [more]
Monday, Nov 26, 2012
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake was detected at Loihi volcano on 25 November. We will wait and see if the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory has any more information on this. [more]
 

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 (only M>=-0.8) (1 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Mon, 14 Oct 20:53 UTC (GMT)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocationMapSource
Tue, 8 Oct 2019
Tue, 8 Oct 13:05 UTCM 4.0 / 16.1 km - [info]Loihi (1 km) - United States, Hawaiian Islands 39km SE of Pahala, Hawaii (USA)
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
laupahoehoe, hawaii / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ocean View / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Discovery Harbour Naalehu, Hawaii / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pepeekeo (United States of America) (103 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt this while in bed.. Thought husband was getting into the bed so was stronger shake than most. First I have felt on this side in awhile! (via EMSC)
Captain Cook (United States of America) (94 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very quick and weak (via EMSC)
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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