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Minor earthquake, 3.6 mag was detected near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.4621S, -155.3464WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. Global time and date of event 27/05/18 / 2018-05-27 21:01:05 / May 27, 2018 @ 9:01 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:01:05 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.73 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us1000ed1s. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ed1s. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.3464 West, latitude 19.4621 North, depth = 4.73 km.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Waikoloa Village, Waimea. Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days four hundred and thirty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.3464° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.4621° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.73 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km WNW of Volcano, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-05-27 21:01:05 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-05-27 21:13:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.72 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 200 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.048 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.35 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 35 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 us1000ed1s Id of event.
Event Code 1000ed1s An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000ed1s, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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