USGS: 2.5 magnitude earthquake off Kaunakakai

The U.S. Geological Survey, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory issued an advisory that a micro earthquake occurred at 9:26:47 a.m. HST on Saturday, July 27, 2013 . The magnitude 2.5 event occurred 20 km (12 miles) north east of Kaunakakai, Molokai.

  • Magnitude 2.5 – local magnitude (Ml)
  • Time Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 9:26:47 AM (HST)
  • Distance from Kaunakakai, Molokai – 20 km (12 miles) NE (41 degrees)
  • Maunaloa, Molokai – 34 km (21 miles) ENE (73 degrees)
  • Kapalua, Maui – 35 km (22 miles) NW (316 degrees)
  • Kahului, Maui – 58 km (36 miles) NW (310 degrees)
  • Coordinates 21 deg. 13.6 min. N (21.227N), 156 deg. 53.9 min. W (156.898W)
  • Depth 0 km (0.0 miles)

Event ID# hv60533936

For more information, see http://hvo.wr.usgs.gov/

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