M 5.5 in United States on 05 Jun 2018 14:32 UTC

Event summary

This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.5M
Depth: 1.45 Km
Lat/Lon: 19.404 , -155.2936
Event Date: 05 Jun 2018 14:32 UTC
Exposed Population: 180000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us1000ej12
Inserted at: 05 Jun 2018 14:56 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity: 2.2 (United States)

Gdacs Score

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Exposed population

The earthquake happened in United States ,of Hawaii (population 1,153,336) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
<1000 people
1100 people

Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0.01 1213210 19.404/-155.294 5.5 1.45 6.4 05 Jun 2018 15:04 00:32 (new episode)
2 0.01 1213210 19.404/-155.294 5.5 1.45 6.4 05 Jun 2018 16:42 02:10 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Hawaii United States <1000 people
Hawaii United States 2900 people
Hawaii United States 100000 people

Affected populated places (*)

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Volcano House Hawaii United States Village4 - 5 km
Glenwood Hawaii United States Village5 - 17 km
Mountain View Hawaii United States Village5 2700 people 25 km
Pahala Hawaii United States Village5 1300 people 30 km
Kupaahu Hawaii United States Village5 - 30 km
Kalapana Hawaii United States Village4 - 33 km
Ainaloa Hawaii United States Village5 1900 people 34 km
Keaau Hawaii United States Village5 2000 people 36 km
Kuipo Hawaii United States Village5 - 36 km
Hawaiian Paradise Park Hawaii United States Village5 7000 people 40 km
Leilani Estates Hawaii United States Village5 1000 people 40 km
Hilo Hawaii United States City 40000 people 41 km
Hawaiian Beaches Hawaii United States Village5 3700 people 43 km
Makuu Hawaii United States Village5 - 43 km
Opihikao Hawaii United States Village4 - 43 km
Pua Akala Hawaii United States Village5 - 43 km
Honuapo Hawaii United States Village5 - 44 km
Pohoiki Hawaii United States Village5 - 47 km
Papaikou Hawaii United States Village5 1400 people 47 km
Phoakuloa Hawaii United States Village5 - 48 km
Koae Hawaii United States Village5 - 49 km
Pepeekeo Hawaii United States Village5 1600 people 51 km

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Rainshed 1219 0
Mountain View Airstrip 457 0
Pahala Airstrip 364 0
Upper Paauau 792 0
Hilo Hospital 148 0
Mauna Kea-Honolii 427 0
Kaalaiki Airstrip 599 0
Hilo International ITO 12 Civ. Paved Yes 9800
Bradshaw AAF BSF 1886 Civ. Paved No 3600
Pepeekeo Airstrip 206 0
Peleau 332 0

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
Hilo USITO Wake Island
Honuapo Wake Island

More information

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