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Minor earthquake, 3.58 mag has occurred near Waimea in Hawaii



Earthquake location 19.8330002S, -155.5443268WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.58 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Waimea in Hawaii. The 3.58-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:11:25 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv61395796. Unique identifier: hv61395796. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/16 / 2016-09-01 10:11:25 / September 1, 2016 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 21.78 km, -155.5443268° West, 19.8330002° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.78 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Kailua. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 24 km SSE of Waimea, Hawaii.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.58 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.5443268° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.8330002° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 21.78 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 24km SSE of Waimea, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-09-01 10:11:25 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-09-01 10:27:31 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 78 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.57 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 229 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 60 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.07925 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.2 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 140 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 hv61395796 Id of event.
Event Code 61395796 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61395796, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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