Click on the tabs below to see tsunami messages relevant to each of PTWC's areas of responsibility.

All Regions Pacific Ocean Hawaiʻi Caribbean Sea Indian Ocean (discontinued)

Message hawaii.EQIHWX.2012.05.23.1410

Tsunami Information Earthquake Information
Message Time: 23 May 2012 04:10 am HST
Message Num: 2
Message Text: click to read
Message Type: Correction--local Tsunami Information Statement
Warning: none
Watch: none
ETAs / Obs: none
Preliminary (PTWC)
Origin Time: 23 May 2012 3:44 am HST
Magnitude: 3.8 Ml
(reviewed by PTWC)
Latitude: 19° N
Longitude: 157° W
Location: In the Deep Ocean off the Kona Coast of Big Island
More Info.: search the USGS NEIC catalog
hawaii.EQIHWX.2012.05.23.1410 map

NOTE: PTWC earthquake parameters are only preliminary.
The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) is the official source for Hawaiian earthquake information.   USGS
Did you feel it? Report a felt earthquake in Hawaiʻi.

More Information is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.