Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today


Earthquake breaking news, Minor World Earthquakes Magnitude -3.9

Minor earthquake, 3.41 mag has occurred near Waikoloa Village in Hawaii



Earthquake location 19.8803329S, -155.9061737WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Waikoloa Village in Hawaii on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.9061737 West, latitude 19.8803329 North, depth = 16.29 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/03/17 / 2017-03-18 04:09:21 / March 18, 2017 @ 4:09 am. The temblor was reported at 18:09:21 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.29 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: hv61649421. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61649421.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Waimea, Kailua. Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (18 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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 three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

How would you describe the shaking?

Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km SW of Waikoloa Village, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.



More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.41 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.9061737° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.8803329° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 16.29 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km SW of Waikoloa Village, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-03-18 04:09:21 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-03-18 04:20:36 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 12 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 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 183 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 65 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.39 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 137 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 hv61649421 Id of event.
Event Code 61649421 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61649421, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply