Aloha and welcome to the Hilo Bay Web Camera. We send our deepest condolences to our friends, families, and colleagues in Chile at this time of devastation. A February 27, 2010, U.S. government map shows what were expected to be Pacific tsunami strike times for later that day. Through education and awareness, we believe that no one should die due to a tsunami. This camera is showing a live video stream of Hilo Bay from the rooftop of the Pacific Tsunami Museum. The bay's topography steers tsunamis to Hilo from earthquakes in active areas such as Chile and the Aleutian Islands. The waves that struck Hawaii were impressive, but fortunately, not damaging. Our thoughtful BayCam operation donor: Jay and Gloria Turkovsky ; The Hilo Bay Web Camera needs continued support. February 27, 2010 Tsunami. This tsunami was generated in Chile, from a M 8.8 earthquake. The waves that struck Hawaiʻi were impressive, but fortunately, not damaging. 2010 Tsunami Images; 2011 Tsunami Images; Interactive Hilo Bay Map; Hilo Bay Web Camera. This tsunami was generated in Chile, from a M 8.8 earthquake. We send our deepest condolences to our friends, families, and colleagues in Chile at this time of devastation.

The April 1, 1946, tsunami from the 1946 Aleutian Islands earthquake killed 96 people on Hilo Bay. Home / Hilo Bay Web Camera. February 27, 2010 Tsunami. … 2010 Tsunami Images; 2011 Tsunami Images; Interactive Hilo Bay Map; Pacific Tsunami Museum – Saving Lives Through Education. The goals of the Museum are to promote public tsunami education and to preserve history.

Hilo Bay is sometimes called "the tsunami capital of the United States".