Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
Hawaiʻi Island earthquake, March 9, 2014. Image courtesy USGS/HVO.
No Advisories After 3.5 Hawaiʻi Island Quake
March 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (6) · Maui News
 

There were no immediate advisories issued following a 3.5 preliminary magnitude earthquake reported at 10:44 a.m. on Hawaiʻi Island.


Image courtesy Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. Kīlauea quake, 2/22/14.
2.6 Quake Recorded Near Kīlauea Summit
February 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (6) · Maui News
 

There were no immediate advisories issued following a 2.6 earthquake reported at 12:42 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, NW of the Kīlauea Summit on Hawaiʻi Island.


Hawaiʻi Island earthquake, Dec. 13, 2013. Map courtesy USGS/ Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.
No Advisories After 2.9 Earthquake Near Volcano, Hawaiʻi
December 13th, 2013 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (8) · Maui News
 

There were no immediate advisories issued following a 2.9 preliminary magnitude earthquake reported at 10:02 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, near Volcano on Hawaiʻi Island.


Hawaiʻi Island earthquake, 12/9/13. Map courtesy USGS, powered by Leaflet.
Two 3+ Magnitude Hawaiʻi Island Earthquakes
December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui News
 

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake was reported early this morning, about 9 miles South of Fern Acres on Hawaiʻi Island, at a depth of 3.5 miles, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.


3.2 Hawaiʻi earthquake, 9:13 a.m. Sept. 30, 2013. Image courtesy USGS and Leaflet.
No Advisories After Two 3+ Magnitude Hawaiʻi Earthquakes
September 30th, 2013 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Featured, Maui News
 

Two 3+ magnitude earthquakes were reported within 15 minutes of each other in the Hawaiʻi Island area this morning.


Earthquake mapping courtesy Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
No Tsunami Threat to Hawaiʻi After 7.0 Peru Earthquake
September 25th, 2013 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaiʻi after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake reported at 6:43 a.m. HST on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 off the coast of central Peru, officials said.


Image courtesy USGS.
UPDATE: Hawai’i Tsunami Advisory Cancelled
October 27th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (21) · Featured, Maui News
 

According to PTWC officials, tsunami wave heights across the state are now below advisory levels and continue to diminish. Based on all available data, the PTWC is now cancelling the Tsunami Advisory.


Map courtesy USGS, Hilo quake March 24, 2012.
4+ Magnitude Hilo Earthquake, No Tsunami
March 24th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (6) · Featured, Maui News
 

There is no tsunami threat to Hawaii following a preliminary magnitude 4.8 earthquake reported at 10:47 a.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2012 in the Hilo region of the Big Island.


Sake map from 2/24/12 3:53 a.m. quake near the Kilauea Summit. Map courtesy USGS & Hawaii Volcanoes Obersvatory.
Seismic Swarm Continues: More than 100 Earthquakes Recorded
February 24th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (5) · Featured, Maui News
 

Scientists say it’s likely that high rates of seismicity could continue for several days. Officials say the earthquake swarm has not caused any obvious changes in Kilauea’s magma plumbing system or ongoing eruptions; but that the magnitude 4.3 quake did cause a small rockfall in the active vent located within Halema‘uma‘u Crater at the summit of Kilauea.


3.2 Earthquake 2/22/12.  Map courtesy, USGS.
Seismic Swarm of Quakes Reported Near Kilauea
February 23rd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (2) · Maui News
 

A swarm of small earthquakes were reported near the summit of Kilauea yesterday with more than 60 tremors documented over a 14 hour period.


Page 1 of 3123