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Minor earthquake: M3.36 quake has struck near Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii



Earthquake location 19.4293333S, -155.615WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Event id: hv61408816. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61408816. Exact location of earthquake, -155.615° West, 19.4293333° North, depth 2.912 km. The 3.36-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:49:50 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.912 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/09/16 / 2016-09-12 17:49:50 / September 12, 2016 @ 5:49 pm.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.36 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.615° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.4293333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.912 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 26km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-09-12 17:49:50 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-09-12 18:35:33 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI 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 reviewed 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 174 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 44 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.02519 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.17 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 101 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 hv61408816 Id of event.
Event Code 61408816 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61408816, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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