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Small earthquake strikes off Big Isle's east coast

Hawaii News Digest, 20 August 2017, 04:40 hrs, UTC, Post #15442.



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4.6M earthquake recorded off Hawaii Island

Did you feel the earthquake Friday morning? A lot of Hawaii residents did.

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded a magnitude-4.6 earthquake between the Islands of Hawaii and Maui at 5:33 a.m. 162 more words


Off Track: Amber waves of … Pele’s hair?

The lava lake within Halemaʻumaʻu Crater at the summit of Kīlauea Volcano is creating a scene remindful of a messy barbershop floor, except that it’s acres and acres wide rather than a few square feet. 498 more words

Off Track

Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for October 13, 2016 | Hawaii 24/7

Kīlauea continues to erupt at its summit and East Rift Zone. This past week, the summit lava lake level raised in concert with summit inflation. 157 more words


Volcano Watch: 2006 Kīholo Bay earthquakes spur monitoring improvements | Hawaii 24/7

Ten years ago shortly after 7 a.m., HST, on Sunday, October 15, 2006, two damaging earthquakes struck off the northwest coast of the Island of Hawai‘i—a magnitude-6.7 earthquake beneath Kīholo Bay … 167 more words


LavaTalk: Kilauea Volcano Status for Sunday (Oct 9) | Hawaii 24/7

The 61g lava flow, extending southeast from Puʻu ʻŌʻō on Kīlauea’s south flank continues to supply lava to the ocean at Kamokuna.

Source: LavaTalk: Kilauea Volcano Status for Sunday (Oct 9) | Hawaii 24/7… 88 more words


Kilauea continues to put on spectacular, but dangerous show

Kilauea continues to erupt on Hawaii Island, and the volcano is creating quite a show.

Technology allows scientists to capture views that are impossible to see in person. 85 more words