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Minor earthquake, 3.29 mag has occurred near Leilani Estates in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.416666S, -154.9535065WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/05/18 / 2018-05-28 17:53:47 / May 28, 2018 @ 5:53 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:53:47 / 7:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -154.9535065° West, 19.416666° North, depth 1.42 km. Event id: hv70201162. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70201162. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.42 km (1 miles).

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (23 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days four hundred and seventy-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km SSW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.29 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -154.9535065° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.416666° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.42 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km SSW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-05-28 17:53:47 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-05-28 18:00:01 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 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 167 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 15 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05095 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.27 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 195 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 hv70201162 Id of event.
Event Code 70201162 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70201162, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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