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Minor earthquake: M3.09 quake has struck near Leilani Estates in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.3999996S, -155.0246735WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/06/18 / 2018-06-14 10:38:28 / June 14, 2018 @ 10:38 am. The temblor was reported at 00:38:28 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: hv70264896. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70264896. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.68 km (-0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -155.0246735° West, 19.3999996° North, depth -0.68 km.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 37 km (23 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days six hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 13 km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.09 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.0246735° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3999996° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.68 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 13km SW 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 2018-06-14 10:38:28 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-06-14 10:44:14 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 147 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 12 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.0385 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.26 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 185 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 hv70264896 Id of event.
Event Code 70264896 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70264896, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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