International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center
Preliminary earthquake data and analysis
||2021-05-12 08:57:06 (UTC)
||2021-05-12 18:57:06 - [It was evening in the affected area.]
||2021-05-12 09:00:12 (UTC)
||People do not feel any Earth movement.
||USGS - Earthquake Alert
|Water surface name
||North Pacific Ocean
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
Honuapo (15.70 km), Milolii (48.65 km), Kauhako Bay (53.83 km), Napoopoo (62.34 km), Hilo (73.17 km)
Bradshaw Army Airfield (66.15 km), Hilo International Airport (73.12 km)
Kilauea volcano (31.50 km), Loihi volcano (33.39 km), Mauna Loa volcano (37.84 km), Mauna Kea volcano (71.75 km), Hualalai volcano (73.22 km)
Due to the small magnitude of the earthquake and the moderate depth of the hypocenter, minimal damage is conceivable.
According to the epicenter of the quake, this is an underwater quake.