Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 9 Km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii, USA, on 23 Oct 1:43 am (GMT -10) -

Mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 9 Km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii, USA, on 23 Oct 1:43 am (GMT -10)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 3 km depth

23 Oct 11:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
23 Oct 11:48: Now using data updates from USGS
23 Oct 11:49: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.2.
23 Oct 12:07: Magnitude recalculated from 3.2 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.9 to 3.4 km (from 1.8 to 2.1 mi).
Date & time: 23 Oct 2020 11:43:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 23 Oct 1:43 am (GMT -10)
Magnitude: 3.0
Diepte: 3.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.41967°N / 155.31683°W (Hawaii, United States)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Kilauea (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) ESE of Ohaikea (historical) (Hawaii County)
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Volcano Village (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,580)
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Fern Forest (Hawaii County) (pop: 931)
27 km (17 mi) SW of Mountain View (Hawaii County) (pop: 3,920)
29 km (18 mi) NE of Pāhala (Hawaii County) (pop: 1,360)
41 km (25 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
335 km (208 mi) SE of Kailua (pop: 38,600)
356 km (221 mi) SE of Waipahu (pop: 38,200)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 18°C (64 F), humidity: 86%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDiepteLocatieBron
M 3.03.4 km9 Km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii, USAUSGS
M 3.36 kmIsland Of Hawaii, Hawaii, USAEMSC

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Hawaiian beaches (44.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : The window flexed (reported through our app)
Pukeawe, Volcano (4.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Hilo (United States, 42 km NE of epicenter) : Not bad but noticed. (reported through EMSC)
Hilo (United States of America, 40 km NE of epicenter) : Strong jolts and loud rumble (reported through EMSC)
(United States of America, 22 km NW of epicenter) : Strong tremors (reported through EMSC)
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