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3.0M Earthquake Centered West of Volcano

March 31, 2016, 9:44 AM HST
* Updated March 31, 2:39 PM
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Just before 8:20 a.m. Thursday morning, a 3.0 magnitude shook the Big Island about 16 miles west of Volcano.

The United States Geological Survey listed the earthquake at a depth of 6.2 miles, 32 miles southwest of Hilo, 35 miles west-southwest of Hawaiian Paradise Park, 36 miles east-southeast of Kailua-Kona, and 200 miles southeast of Honolulu.

Did you feel it? Felt reports should be submitted via USGS’s “Did You Feel it?” website.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center and the Hawaiian Volcanoes Observatory did not release any warnings or information in association with the quake.

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