Mag. 1.5 earthquake - 9 Km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii, USA, on Friday, 23 October 2020 at 11:10 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 3 km depth
23 Oct 22:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 12 hours.
Diepte: 2.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.4205°N / 155.32°W (Hawaii, United States)
Dichtstbijzijnde vulkaan: Kilauea (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of Ohaikea (historical) (Hawaii County)
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Volcano Village (Hawaii County) (pop: 2,580)
13 km (8 mi) NE of ‘Ainapō (Hawaii County)
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)
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400)
42 km (26 mi) SW of Hilo (Hawaii County) (pop: 43,300)
190 km (118 mi) SE of Kīhei (pop: 20,900)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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|M 1.5||2.5 km||9 Km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii, USA||USGS|
User reports for this quake
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