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Light earthquake, 4.11 mag strikes near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.3525S, -155.246WA light earthquake magnitude 4.11 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location, longitude -155.246° West, latitude 19.3525° North, depth = 0.97 km. The 4.11-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:39:36 / 5:39 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: hv70202927. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: pt18149050, us1000edr5, hv70202927. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/05/18 / 2018-05-29 03:39:36 / May 29, 2018 @ 3:39 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.97 km (1 miles).

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 45 km (28 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 88 km (54 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 8 km S of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.11 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.246° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3525° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.97 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 8km S 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 2018-05-29 03:39:36 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-05-29 04:29:20 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 35 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.53 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 273 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 ,pt,us,hv, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 27 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.02157 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.09 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 63 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 hv70202927 Id of event.
Event Code 70202927 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,pt18149050,us1000edr5,hv70202927, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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