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3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Lower Part of Volcano Area

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake was registered today at 10:01 this morning in East Hawaii:

3.0 Kalapana

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Volcano Area of Big Island

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake hit the volcano area of the Big Island around 10:00 this morning:

30 Volcano2

3.0 and 3.5 Magnitude Earthquakes Registered on the Big Island

A 3.5 Magnitude earthquake was registered in the Pahala area of the Big Island today.

35 Pahala

Earlier a 3.0 Magnitude earthquake struck off the Kohala coast of the Big Island:
30 Kalaloa

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Volcano Area of Big Island This Morning

Magnitude 3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.378°N, 155.235°W
Depth 3.1 km (1.9 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 8 km (5 miles) S (180°) from Volcano, HI
  • 15 km (9 miles) SW (226°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 19 km (12 miles) SW (226°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 39 km (24 miles) WSW (241°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 40 km (25 miles) SSW (203°) from Hilo, HI
  • 345 km (214 miles) SE (128°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles); depth +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles)
Parameters Nph= 44, Dmin=1 km, Rmss=0.06 sec, Gp= 76°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=3
Source
Event ID hv60425206

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Registers on the Big Island

Magnitude 3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.449°N, 156.583°W
Depth 7 km (4.3 miles) (poorly constrained)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 65 km (40 miles) WSW (251°) from Kailua, HI
  • 67 km (42 miles) WSW (254°) from Holualoa, HI
  • 67 km (42 miles) WSW (258°) from Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI
  • 68 km (42 miles) WSW (243°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 159 km (99 miles) W (260°) from Hilo, HI
  • 244 km (152 miles) SSE (148°) from Honolulu, HI

More here: http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/recenteqsus/Quakes/hv60241966.php