Hawaii volcano: Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes Kilauea summit – CNN

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake shook the Kilauea summit, resulting in an ash plume that reached up to 8,000 feet, according to Hawaii County Civil Defense.
The earthquake happened at 3:51 p.m. Sunday, according to the US Geological Survey. It did not cause a tsunami threat, according to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.
But the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency said the fallout will affect the volcano and Pahala areas, and cautioned about the possibility of aftershocks.

via Hawaii volcano: Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes Kilauea summit – CNN

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