Very strong earthquake - Leilani Estates, Hawaii - May 4, 2018

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Update 23:21 UTC: Many relatively powerful earthquakes in the range of M4 to M6
Multiple fissure eruptions in the Leilane estates area

Update 23:13 UTC: A very strong earthquake measuring M6.9 occurred just an hour ago.

Update 21:54 UTC: Max shaking we received from our readers was strong shaking MMI VI - verage on the big island MMI V (light shaking)

Update 21:53 UTC: better location map which includes the theroretical shaking rings

Update 21:44 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, earthquake-Report.com does not expect any serious damage from this earthquake

Most important Earthquake Data:

Magnitude : 5.4

Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2018-05-04 11:32:44

GMT/UTC Time : 2018-05-04 21:32:44

Depth (Hypocenter) : 6.93 km

Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:59 3.0 1 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:59 3.0 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:59 3.1 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:58 2.9 2 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:58 2.9 2 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:57 3.2 0 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:54 3.0 1 MAP
EMSC Hawaii Region, Hawaii May 04 23:54 3.0 2 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:54 2.7 0 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:52 2.5 0 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:50 3.0 7 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:50 3.0 8 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:47 3.7 4 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:47 3.7 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:45 2.6 5 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:41 2.7 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:40 2.6 6 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:37 2.8 5 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:34 2.9 4 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:34 2.9 4 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:33 3.3 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:32 2.6 3 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:32 2.6 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:32 2.7 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:29 2.9 1 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:29 2.9 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:26 2.9 5 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:26 2.9 5 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:24 2.9 0 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:24 2.9 1 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:22 3.4 9 MAP
EMSC Hawaii Region, Hawaii May 04 23:22 3.4 9 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:21 3.2 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:20 3.1 1 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:20 3.1 2 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:18 3.4 4 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:18 3.4 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:17 2.8 0 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:11 3.0 3 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:11 3.0 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:10 2.6 3 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 23:08 2.5 0 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:04 3.4 0 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:04 3.4 -1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 23:01 3.4 6 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 23:01 3.7 7 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:59 2.7 5 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:59 2.9 4 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:59 2.9 5 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:56 3.0 3 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:56 3.0 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:56 2.7 1 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 22:55 2.9 3 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:51 3.6 3 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:50 3.6 4 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:48 4.7 1 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:48 4.7 1 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:48 4.8 2 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:47 4.8 2 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:45 2.9 2 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:45 2.9 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:42 4.6 7 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:42 4.6 8 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:39 4.0 0 MAP
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:39 4.5 0 MAP
USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 22:37 4.6 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 22:37 4.6 8 MAP
USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 22:32 6.9 5 MAP
GEOFON Hawaii May 04 22:32 6.9 10 MAP
ER Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 22:32 6.9 5 MAP I Felt It
  • Kailua Kona - Shaking went on for over a minute. Windows rattled. The TV is strapped down, but it shook significantly. Wave action in the pool.
  • Kealakukua - Three rounds of shaking -- minutes apart. Each lasting for 6 - 10 seconds with the last one lasting the longest, like a boat at sea, softly swaying back and forth for several additional seconds.
  • USGS Fern Acres, Hawaii May 04 21:54 3.5 6 MAP
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 21:54 3.5 6 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 21:51 3.0 12 MAP
    EMSC Hawaii Region, Hawaii May 04 21:51 3.0 12 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 21:43 3.8 5 MAP
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 21:43 3.8 6 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 21:41 3.7 0 MAP
    EMSC Hawaii Region, Hawaii May 04 21:41 3.7 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 21:38 4.3 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 21:38 4.3 1 MAP
    GEOFON Hawaii May 04 21:32 5.4 21 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 21:32 5.4 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Hawaii - Weak shaking
  • Waikokia - Strong shaking
  • Kailua Kona - No damage, the house rumbled for a few seconds. Same thing this time yesterday
  • Ninole - 15 seconds Sounded like bird wings hitting our metal roof Pictures against a wall were rattling One cabinet door opened
  • Papaikou - 5 seconds shaking buildings and ground
  • kailua kona, hi - 10 sec
  • Kailua Kona - I posted to the wrong quake - Kailua Kona notes from 2.8 at 21:22 should be transferred here. Apologies for any confusion -ER: no problem, such things can happen 🙂
  • Hilo - Lasted about 3-4 seconds, no damage to property
  • volcano Hawaii - it was brief moderate shaking, shaked my two story home. lasted approximately a minute, no property damage.
  • Kailua Kona - Very strong shaking
  • Waikoloa - 30 seconds, no damage
  • Kailua Kona - The water in our pool was sloshing over the infinity edge, and waves were being created for over one minute.
  • Kona, Hawaii - We were in a car, stopped at a stoplight. It felt like a heavy truck was going by, but we were all stopped at a red light. There wasn\'t a heavy wind, either. We didn\'t see anything wrong. We noted the time (12:30 pm). Lasted maybe 15-20 seconds.
  • kona - Very strong shaking
  • USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 21:23 2.8 1 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 21:23 2.8 0 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 21:22 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 21:20 2.9 0 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 21:20 2.5 0 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 19:49 2.7 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 16:17 2.5 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 16:02 2.5 3 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 15:45 2.5 6 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 15:44 2.6 3 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 14:44 2.7 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 13:35 2.5 4 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 11:58 2.5 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 11:16 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 08:00 2.8 3 MAP
    EMSC Island Of Hawaii, Hawaii May 04 07:59 3.0 0 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 07:59 3.0 0 MAP
    USGS Fern Acres, Hawaii May 04 07:58 2.8 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 07:29 2.5 5 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 06:43 2.7 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 06:14 2.6 3 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 05:38 2.7 2 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 03:26 2.5 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 03:17 2.6 1 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 03:14 2.5 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 01:49 2.7 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 01:38 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 01:18 2.7 6 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 00:20 2.5 2 MAP
    USGS Volcano, Hawaii May 04 00:15 2.6 0 MAP
    USGS Leilani Estates, Hawaii May 04 00:10 2.5 1 MAP


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