Articles tagged "mauna kea"

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Rare M4.4 earthquake under dormant Mauna Kea volcano, Hawai'i

The USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO) recorded a shallow M4.4 earthquake beneath Mauna Kea's northwest flank at 19:27 UTC (09:27 HST) on Monday, December 14, 2020. The epicenter was located about 20 km (12 miles) SE of Waimea, and 52 km (32 miles) WNW of...

December 15, 2020

mauna kea repeating earthquake july 24 2020

Deep recurring earthquakes detected beneath dormant Mauna Kea volcano, Hawai'i

USGS seismologists have detected deep long-period earthquakes beneath the dormant Mauna Kea volcano in Hawaii at depths of about 20 to 25 km (12 to 15 miles) occurring with surprising regularity every 7 to 12 minutes. While low-frequency earthquakes are not unusual,...

July 26, 2020


Earthquake swarm under Mauna Kea volcano, Hawaii

An earthquake swarm occurred under Mauna Kea volcano (19.82 N, 155.47 W) in Hawaii on October 19, 2011. The largest earthquake was M4.5 at depth of 18 km, 9 km NE of the summit.Scientists say the earthquake was the largest in a cluster of about 20 earthquakes on the nor

October 20, 2011


Supergiant Elliptical Galaxy Found to Harbor Most Massive Known Black Hole in the Universe

Chandra space telescope recorded a stunning image showing effervescence of supermassive black holes at elliptical galaxy M87 in cluster Virgo.  Outbursts and deep sounds have been generated by the black hole for eons as it seems.The black hole at the center of the

March 28, 2011