M-4.7 earthquake strikes off Ka‘u

The temblor was recorded at 6:06 a.m. and was located 12.4 miles southeast of Naalehu and had a recorded depth of 21.7 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey’s Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO).

Hawaii Island residents were shaken awake Monday after a magnitude-4.7 earthquake struck in waters off Ka‘u