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Minor earthquake, 3.02 mag was detected near Hawaiian Ocean View in Hawaii

Earthquake location 18.9133339S, -155.553833WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 28 km SE of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii (17 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -155.553833 West, latitude 18.9133339 North, depth = 37.67 km. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:24:44 / 8:24 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv61597066. Event ids that are associated: hv61597066. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/02/17 / 2017-02-07 18:24:44 / February 7, 2017 @ 6:24 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 37.67 km (23 miles).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.

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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 28 km SE of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.02 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.553833° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.9133339° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 37.67 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 28km SE 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 2017-02-07 18:24:44 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-02-07 18:30:36 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 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 140 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 61 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1264 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.18 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 255 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 hv61597066 Id of event.
Event Code 61597066 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61597066, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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