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TAG: US Geological Survey
October 23, 2017

New Video on Kīlauea’s Summit Eruption Now Online

USGS has produced a documentary to tell the story of the eruption, and to share imagery of the inaccessible lava lake with the public.
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March 05, 2017

Flurry of 31 Earthquakes at Kīlauea Volcano

A sequence of 31 earthquakes over a period of about 42 minutes starting just before 6 a.m. HST Sunday morning, March 5, 2017, according to the USGS/HVO.
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May 14, 2014

No Tsunami Threat From 6.5M Micronesia Tremor

The earthquake struck near the Caroline Islands at 10:56 a.m. Hawaii time.
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April 21, 2014

Climate Change in the Pacific Focus of Wednesday Seminar

The head of the Pacific Islands Climate Science Center will discuss sustainability of people and environments in the Pacific facing climate change impacts.
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April 02, 2014

No Tsunami Threat From 7.8M Chilean Aftershock

The 7.8 magnitude tremor late this afternoon was among a flurry of strong aftershocks in the same area as Tuesday's powerful earthquake.
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April 01, 2014

UPDATE: Tsunami Advisory Issued Warning of Strong Currents

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said no significant tsunami is expected from the Chilean earthquake, but strong currents could be generated.
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October 31, 2013

No Tsunami from 6.6-Magnitude Chile Earthquake

The tremor struck off the nation's coast at 1:03 p.m., Hawaii time.
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October 14, 2013

Strong Earthquake Shakes Philippines; No Tsunami Generated

The 7.2 magnitude occurred at a depth of 12 miles in the Bohol province.
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June 04, 2013

UPDATE: Tremor Likely Caused by Settling, Scientists Say

No tsunami was generated by the earthquake centered in the deep ocean 33 miles southeast of Pahala.
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May 24, 2013

8.4-Magnitude Quake Near Russia Too Deep for Tsunami

The powerful tremor last night in the Sea of Okhotsk was followed by a 6.8-magnitude aftershock early this morning.
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May 23, 2013

No Tsunami from 7.4-Magnitude Quake Near Tonga

The deep earthquake occurred in one of the most seismically active areas of the world where the Australia and Pacific plates collide.
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May 20, 2013

BLOG: Wednesday is Anniversary of Devastating 1960 Earthquake

Chile's coast has a long history of powerful earthquakes, including the 9.5-magnitude tremor that generated the tsunami that devastated Hilo on May 23, 1960.
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May 17, 2013

Viewing Volcanic Beauty Can Be Fraught With Danger

Scientists say some uninformed or careless sight-seers have paid with their lives.
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May 13, 2013

7.0-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Marianas; No Tsunami Generated

According to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center, the tremor did not generate a Pacific-wide tsunami.
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April 23, 2013

New Guinea Hit by Fifth Strong Quake in Six Weeks

LIke the others, this one failed to generate a Pacific-wide tsunami.
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