4.4 magnitude earthquake reported at summit region of Kilauea; no tsunami threat

  • Lava fountains have built a small spatter cone, the black mound at right, from which lava spills out onto the surface and flows into a small pond at left, in Kilauea Volcano near the town of Pahoa on the island of Hawaii Friday, May 25, 2018. (U.S. Geological Survey via AP)

Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency has reported that an earthquake measuring a magnitude of 4.4 has occured in the summit region of Kilauea.