3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Volcano Area of Big Island

We just had a 3.6 magnitude earthquake in the Volcano area of the Big Island.

36 VolcanoThere is still some minor trembling going on that is creating some seismic activity.

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported Today Off the Kona Side of the Big Island

*UPDATE* It’s now been upgraded to a 3.6:

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With yesterdays, 5.3 magnitude earthquake that shook the entire island, I don’t think anyone even noticed today’s 3.5 3.6 magnitude earthquake off the Kailua-Kona side of the Big Island:

You can see the blue dot on the left hand side of the island.

You can see the blue dot on the left hand side of the island.

There was no civil defense report and obviously no tsunami generated from it.

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles the Big Island Early This Morning

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Magnitude 3.6
Date-Time
Location 20.535°N, 154.595°W
Depth 5.9 km (3.7 miles) (poorly constrained)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 91 km (56 miles) NE (47°) from Laupahoehoe, HI
  • 92 km (57 miles) NE (36°) from Honomu, HI
  • 94 km (58 miles) NE (34°) from Pepeekeo, HI
  • 105 km (66 miles) NNE (29°) from Hilo, HI
  • 346 km (215 miles) ESE (104°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 2 km (1.2 miles); depth +/- 31.6 km (19.6 miles)
Parameters Nph= 24, Dmin=102 km, Rmss=0.08 sec, Gp=306°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=3
Source
Event ID hv60495631

 

3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Volcano Area of the Big Island Early This Morning

Magnitude 3.6 Upgraded to 3.7
Date-Time
Location 19.312°N, 155.216°W
Depth 9 km (5.6 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 15 km (10 miles) S (173°) from Volcano, HI
  • 20 km (12 miles) SSW (207°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 23 km (14 miles) SSW (210°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 42 km (26 miles) SW (231°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 46 km (28 miles) SSW (197°) from Hilo, HI
  • 351 km (218 miles) SE (129°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.5 km (0.3 miles); depth +/- 0.6 km (0.4 miles)
Parameters Nph= 48, Dmin=7 km, Rmss=0.14 sec, Gp=126°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60383411

3.6 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Volcano Area of Big Island

Magnitude 3.6
Date-Time
Location 19.344°N, 155.283°W
Depth 1 km (~0.6 mile)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 13 km (8 miles) SSW (203°) from Volcano, HI
  • 21 km (13 miles) SW (228°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 25 km (16 miles) SW (228°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 45 km (28 miles) SSW (207°) from Hilo, HI
  • 344 km (214 miles) SE (129°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.2 km (0.1 miles); depth +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles)
Parameters Nph= 54, Dmin=2 km, Rmss=0.13 sec, Gp= 68°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=2
Source
Event ID hv60355866