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#EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDE 4.1 #HAWAII REGION, #HAWAII, #USA


Subject to change

Depth: 17 km

Distances: 3838 km NE of Majuro, Marshall Islands / pop: 25,400 / local time: 02:33:30.2 2019-08-23

395 km SE of Honolulu, United States / pop: 372,000 / local time: 04:33:30.2 2019-08-22
109 km S of Hilo, United States / pop: 43,300 / local time: 04:33:30.2 2019-08-22
57 km SE of Pāhala, United States / pop: 1,400 / local time: 04:33:30.2 2019-08-22

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#YellowAlert Issued Due To Increased #SeismicActivity At #MaunaLoaVolcano In #Hawaii

Earthquakes under Manua Loa during the past week (image: HVO / USGS)

The alert level for the volcano has been raised to yellow two days ago. This doesn’t mean that an eruption is expected to occur in a near future, but acknowledges that the volcano is currently preparing itself for its next eruption, which will come, sooner or later, but currently without possibility to indicate a specific time frame.

The Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) reported that “for the past several months, earthquake and ground deformation rates at Mauna Loa Volcano have exceeded long term background levels. An eruption is not imminent and current rates are not cause for alarm. However, they do indicate changes in the shallow magma storage system at Mauna Loa.”

Courtesy of volcanodiscovery.com

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MAGNITUDE 3.5 #HAWAII REGION, #HAWAII


Subject to change

Depth: 12 km

Distances: 3827 km NE of Majuro, Marshall Islands / pop: 25,400 / local time: 18:29:29.8 2019-03-30

248 km SE of Honolulu, United States / pop: 372,000 / local time: 20:29:29.8 2019-03-29
90 km NW of Hilo, United States / pop: 43,300 / local time: 20:29:29.8 2019-03-29
3 km SE of Kapaau, United States / pop: 1,800 / local time: 20:29:29.8 2019-03-29
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