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No Advisories After 3.1 Hawaiʻi Island Earthquake

March 11, 2014, 5:56 PM HST
* Updated March 11, 5:58 PM
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Hawaiʻi Island earthquake, March 11, 2014.

Hawaiʻi Island earthquake, March 11, 2014.

By Wendy Osher

There were no immediate advisories issued following a 3.1 preliminary magnitude earthquake reported at 5:42 p.m. on Tuesday, March 11, 2014.

The US Geological Survey and the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory recorded the quake at a depth of 44 km, with the epicenter located: 8 miles east of Pahala, Hawaiʻi; 35 miles southwest of Hawaiian Paradise Park 39 miles south-southwest of Hilo; and 50 miles southeast of Kailua-Kona.

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