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Minor earthquake, 2.95 mag was detected near Hawaiian Ocean View in Hawaii



Earthquake location 18.9599991S, -156.2649994WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 53 km WSW of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii (33 miles). The 2.95-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:32:28 / 10:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 111.64 km (69 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/04/16 / 2016-04-03 08:32:28 / April 3, 2016 @ 8:32 am. Id of earthquake: hv61220676. Event ids that are associated: hv61220676. Exact location of earthquake, -156.2649994° West, 18.9599991° North, depth 111.64 km.

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 53 km WSW of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.95 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.2649994° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.9599991° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 111.64 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 53km WSW of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-04-03 08:32:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-04-03 08:36:25 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 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 134 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 24 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.4808 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.3 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 319 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID hv61220676 Id of event.
Event Code 61220676 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61220676, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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