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Minor earthquake 3.8 mag, 82 km WSW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.341S, -156.7113WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (mg/mb) was reported Thursday, 82 kilometers (51 miles) from Kailua-Kona in Hawaii. The temblor was reported at 00:49:47 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 17.2 km (11 miles). Global time of event 16/04/15 / 2015-04-16 10:49:47 / April 16, 2015 @ 10:49 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -156.7113 West, latitude 19.341 North, depth 17.2 km, unique identifier, hv60896296.

Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 83 km (51 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Kailua.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.7113° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.341° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 17.2 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 82km WSW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-04-16 10:49:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-04-16 10:56:49 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 1 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status AUTOMATIC Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 222 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network hv The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,hv, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.76356799 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.27 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 266.4 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type Ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID hv60896296 Id of event.
Event Code 60896296 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv60896296, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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