Maui News

3.8 Hawaiʻi Island Earthquake, No Advisories

November 10, 2014, 5:52 AM HST
* Updated November 10, 8:16 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00
A
A
A

Kalaoa earthquake, 11/10/14. Image courtesy USGS.

Kalaoa earthquake, 11/10/14. Image courtesy USGS.

By Wendy Osher

There were no immediate advisories issued following a 3.8 magnitude earthquake reported at 5:39 a.m. HST on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, near Kalaoa on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi.

The USGS reports that the quake occurred at a depth of 6.8 miles, and was located:

  • 5 miles WNW of Kalaoa, Hawaiʻi;
  • 8 miles NNW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaiʻi;
  • 63 miles W of Hilo, Hawaiʻi;
  • 158 miles W of Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiʻi; and
  • 159 miles SE of Honolulu, Hawaiʻi

The quake was felt across Hawaiʻi Island with the strongest response from the Kailua Kona and Kealakekua areas, according to the USGS Did You Feel It website.

E-Mail Newsletters Receive daily or weekly updates via e-mail. Subscribe Now
News Alerts Breaking news alerts on your mobile device. Get the App

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Maui Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments