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Maunaloa Earthquake Update Following M5.0 and M4.6 Near Pāhala

9:50 PM · Oct 15, 2022

Maunaloa Earthquake Update Following Today's M5.0 and M4.6: A magnitude 5.0 occurred 7.4km (4.6mi) under the Pāhala area this morning, followed by dozens of smaller aftershocks. The mainshock was preceded by a magnitude 4.6 (8km depth) about 20 seconds prior. We are joined by Ikaika Marzo for this special, short presentation. — with Ikaika Marzo and Philip Ong