3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Off the Coast of the Big Island

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the Kailua side of the Big Island this afternoon.  No tsunami was generated from this.
3.0 Kalaloa

3.3 Magnitude Earthquake in the Leilani Estates Area Earlier Today

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake struck the Leilani Estates area of the Big Island this afternoon:
3.3 Leilani

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:

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3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Waimanalo Beach Area of Oahu

A 3.5 Magnitude Earthquake shook the  Waimanalo Beach Area of Oahu around 10:30 this morning.  No damages have been reported and no tsunami was generated.

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4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Big Island

The original report of a 4.2 magnitude earthquake off the Big Island has been upgraded to a 4.4.

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Magnitude 4.4
Date-Time
Location 20.341°N, 155.071°W
Depth 17.8 km (11.1 miles)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 43 km (27 miles) NNE (23°) from Laupahoehoe, HI
  • 45 km (28 miles) NE (43°) from Paauilo, HI
  • 50 km (31 miles) NE (54°) from Honokaa, HI
  • 71 km (44 miles) N (1°) from Hilo, HI
  • 306 km (190 miles) ESE (110°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13.4 km (8.3 miles); depth +/- 10 km (6.2 miles)
Parameters NST= 47, Nph= 50, Dmin=42.3 km, Rmss=0.36 sec, Gp=122°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=7
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usb000g6fd

 

3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Southern Part of the Big Island Early Easter Morning

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Magnitude 3.3
Date-Time
Location 18.798°N, 156.801°W
Depth 35.3 km (21.9 miles)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 114 km (71 miles) WSW (253°) from Hawaiian Ocean View, HI
  • 120 km (75 miles) SW (233°) from Honaunau-Napoopoo, HI
  • 122 km (76 miles) SW (231°) from Captain Cook, HI
  • 133 km (82 miles) SW (219°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 206 km (128 miles) WSW (241°) from Hilo, HI
  • 299 km (186 miles) SSE (159°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 2.4 km (1.5 miles); depth +/- 4.2 km (2.6 miles)
Parameters Nph= 23, Dmin=111 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Gp=320°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=4
Source
Event ID hv60484696

 

3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits the Big Island this Afternoon

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Magnitude 3.1
Date-Time
  • Friday, November 30, 2012 at 04:04:28 PM at epicenter
Location 19.751°N, 156.327°W
Depth 21.5 km (13.4 miles)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 34 km (21 miles) W (275°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 37 km (23 miles) WNW (290°) from Kailua, HI
  • 40 km (25 miles) WNW (292°) from Holualoa, HI
  • 130 km (81 miles) W (272°) from Hilo, HI
  • 233 km (145 miles) SE (138°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13 km (8.1 miles); depth +/- 4.3 km (2.7 miles)
Parameters Nph= 19, Dmin=34 km, Rmss=0.15 sec, Gp=320°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60436111

 

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Big Island This Afternoon

Magnitude 3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.199°N, 155.335°W
Depth 49.5 km (30.8 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 15 km (9 miles) E (92°) from Pahala, HI
  • 30 km (18 miles) SSW (201°) from Volcano, HI
  • 30 km (19 miles) ENE (61°) from Naalehu, HI
  • 59 km (37 miles) SW (229°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 62 km (39 miles) SSW (205°) from Hilo, HI
  • 350 km (218 miles) SE (132°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles); depth +/- 1.8 km (1.1 miles)
Parameters Nph= 55, Dmin=8 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Gp=169°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=2
Source
Event ID hv60432076

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

3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Big Island Tonight

Magnitude 3.3
Date-Time
Location 19.299°N, 155.213°W
Depth 9.4 km (5.8 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 17 km (10 miles) S (172°) from Volcano, HI
  • 21 km (13 miles) SSW (204°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 24 km (15 miles) SSW (207°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 42 km (26 miles) SW (229°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 47 km (29 miles) SSW (196°) from Hilo, HI
  • 352 km (219 miles) SE (129°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles); depth +/- 0.3 km (0.2 miles)
Parameters Nph= 67, Dmin=2 km, Rmss=0.12 sec, Gp=112°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60351806

3.8 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes West Hawaii

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake shook West Hawaii this morning:

Magnitude 3.8
Date-Time
Location 19.024°N, 157.030°W
Depth 23.3 km (14.5 miles)
Region HAWAIIAN ISLANDS REGION
Distances
  • 128 km (80 miles) WSW (238°) from Kailua, HI
  • 128 km (80 miles) WSW (242°) from Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI
  • 129 km (80 miles) WSW (240°) from Holualoa, HI
  • 133 km (82 miles) SW (234°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 218 km (135 miles) WSW (250°) from Hilo, HI
  • 267 km (166 miles) SSE (162°) from Honolulu, HI

3.1 Magnitude Earthquake Registered in the Waikoloa Area of the Big Island Today

Magnitude 3.1
Date-Time
Location 19.841°N, 155.685°W
Depth 37.7 km (23.4 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 16 km (10 miles) SE (135°) from Waikoloa Village, HI
  • 20 km (13 miles) S (184°) from Waimea, HI
  • 21 km (13 miles) ESE (118°) from Puako, HI
  • 64 km (40 miles) WNW (284°) from Hilo, HI
  • 276 km (172 miles) SE (126°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.5 km (0.3 miles); depth +/- 1.4 km (0.9 miles)
Parameters Nph= 66, Dmin=3 km, Rmss=0.08 sec, Gp=104°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60336916

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Registered on West Side of the Big Island Today

Magnitude 3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.571°N, 156.394°W
Depth 36 km (22.4 miles)
Region HAWAII REGION, HAWAII
Distances
  • 42 km (26 miles) W (260°) from Kailua, HI
  • 44 km (27 miles) WSW (248°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 45 km (28 miles) W (264°) from Holualoa, HI
  • 138 km (86 miles) W (264°) from Hilo, HI
  • 244 km (152 miles) SE (142°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 2.1 km (1.3 miles); depth +/- 1.8 km (1.1 miles)
Parameters Nph= 40, Dmin=41 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Gp=241°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60333181

4.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits the Big Island… No Tsunami Threat

Magnitude 4.9
Date-Time
Location 19.872°N, 155.130°W
Depth 43.5 km (27.0 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 1 km (1 miles) W (271°) from Honomu, HI
  • 5 km (3 miles) NNW (327°) from Pepeekeo, HI
  • 9 km (6 miles) NNW (338°) from Papaikou, HI
  • 19 km (12 miles) NNW (346°) from Hilo, HI
  • 323 km (201 miles) ESE (119°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.6 km (0.4 miles); depth +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles)
Parameters Nph= 69, Dmin=2 km, Rmss=0.12 sec, Gp=122°,
M-type=local magnitude (ML), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60326516

3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits the Big Island’s Volcano Area

Magnitude 3.7
Date-Time
Location 19.368°N, 155.381°W
Depth 46.5 km (28.9 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 18 km (11 miles) WSW (239°) from Volcano, HI
  • 21 km (13 miles) NNE (29°) from Pahala, HI
  • 29 km (18 miles) WSW (246°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 49 km (30 miles) SW (220°) from Hilo, HI
  • 334 km (208 miles) SE (130°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 5.7 km (3.5 miles); depth +/- 2.8 km (1.7 miles)
Parameters Nph= 24, Dmin=4 km, Rmss=0.73 sec, Gp=191°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60299041

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Puna on the Big Island

 

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Magnitude

3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.353°N, 155.046°W
Depth 0 km (~0 mile) (poorly constrained)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 16 km (10 miles) SE (146°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 17 km (10 miles) SSE (159°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 18 km (11 miles) SSE (165°) from Fern Acres, HI
  • 26 km (16 miles) SW (214°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 39 km (24 miles) S (174°) from Hilo, HI
  • 362 km (225 miles) SE (126°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.6 km (0.4 miles); depth +/- 3 km (1.9 miles)
Parameters Nph= 19, Dmin=6 km, Rmss=0.13 sec, Gp=180°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60295326

 

3.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Puna Area of the Big Island *Edit* Downsized to 3.7

Magnitude 3.9 *EDIT* 3.7
Date-Time
Location 19.332°N, 155.346°W
Depth 31.4 km (19.5 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 18 km (11 miles) SW (222°) from Volcano, HI
  • 20 km (12 miles) NE (44°) from Pahala, HI
  • 28 km (17 miles) SW (236°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 50 km (31 miles) SSW (213°) from Hilo, HI
  • 339 km (211 miles) SE (130°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles); depth +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles)
Parameters Nph= 74, Dmin=4 km, Rmss=0.11 sec, Gp= 76°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60291206
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3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes the Turkeys on the Big Island

A 3.3 magnitude earthquake shook the turkeys on the Big Island today!

Magnitude 3.3
Date-Time
Location 19.192°N, 155.649°W
Depth 6.9 km (4.3 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 15 km (10 miles) NNW (335°) from Naalehu, HI
  • 16 km (10 miles) NE (53°) from Hawaiian Ocean View, HI
  • 18 km (11 miles) W (266°) from Pahala, HI
  • 70 km (43 miles) SSE (148°) from Kalaoa, HI
  • 82 km (51 miles) SW (226°) from Hilo, HI
  • 327 km (203 miles) SE (136°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.4 km (0.2 miles); depth +/- 0.8 km (0.5 miles)
Parameters Nph= 58, Dmin=13 km, Rmss=0.18 sec, Gp= 83°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60286376

Senator Akaka Communication Director Yoshimura on Washington DC Earthquake

I just got a Facebook reply to a post I posted on Facebook from Senator Akaka’s Communication Director, Jon Yoshimura, reporting that he evacuated the Senate Building in Washington D.C. following this mornings earthquake.

I’m awaiting a follow up response on whether Senator Akaka was with him and/or is safe now.

*UPDATE*

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