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Volcano Watch: Why do some earthquakes have negative depths?

Astute visitors to the USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) website may have noticed that some recent earthquakes have negative depths.

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Very strong 7.9M quake near Alaska, tsunami watch for Hawaii is CANCELLED

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has cancelled the Tsunami Watch for the State and Island of Hawaii. Based on available data, there is no tsunami threat to the State and island of Hawaii.

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Very strong 7.1M quake near the coast of Peru, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.3 occurred near the coast of central Peru at 11:19 p.m. HST on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat to hawaii. Based on the preliminary earthquake parameters hazardous tsunami waves are possible for coasts located within 300 km (186 miles) […]

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Strong quake in the Palau region, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with the preliminary magnitude of 6.6 occurred in the Palau region at 2:23 p.m. HST Thursday, December 7, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this quake.

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Strong quake in Costa Rica, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 occurred in Costa Rica at 4:28 p.m. HST on Sunday, November 12, 2017. Based on all available data… there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Strong quake in Papua New Guinea, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 occurred in New Guinea, Papua New Guinea at 11:27 a.m. HST on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Based on all available data… there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Another strong quake near New Caledonia Tuesday (Oct 31), no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 occurred in the Loyalty Islands at 4:24 p.m. HST Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Strong quake near New Caledonia, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 occurred southeast of the loyalty islands at 2:42 p.m. HST on Monday, October 30, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Strong quake in Fiji Islands area, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 occurred south of the Fiji Islands at 6:20 p.m. HST on Monday, September 26, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Strong quake in Vanuatu Islands, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.5 occurred in the Vanuatu Islands at 10:10 a.m. HST on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Mangitude 4.2 quake shakes Oahu Friday (Sept 15)

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded a magnitude-4.2 earthquake located off the northeast coast of O‘ahu on Friday, September 15, 2017, at 8:40 p.m. HST.

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Severe 8.1M earthquake near Mexico, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.1 occurred off the coast of Chiapas, Mexico at 06:49 p.m. HST on Thursday, September 7, 2017. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has issued a tsunami threat message for other parts of the Pacific located closer to the earthquake. However based on all available data there is no […]

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Strong quake in Papua New Guinea area, no tsunami threat

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 occurred in the Admiralty Islands region, Papua New Guinea at 6:18 p.m. HST on Saturday, August 26, 2017. Based on all available data there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Magnitude 4.2 earthquake between the Islands of Maui and Hawaii Sunday (July 30)

The U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded a magnitude-4.2 earthquake in the ‘Alenuihāhā Channel between the Islands of Maui and Hawaiʻi on Sunday, July 30, 2017, at 2:01 a.m. HST. The earthquake was located 26 km (16 mi) southeast of Kaupō, Maui, and 33 km (21 mi) northwest of Hāwī, Hawaiʻi, at a […]

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