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Minor earthquake: M3.24 quake has struck near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.4155S, -155.2598333WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.24 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 03:38:52 / July 16, 2018 @ 3:38 am. The 3.24-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:38:52 / 5:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.47 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -155.2598333 West, latitude 19.4155 North, depth = 0.47 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70429267. Id of event: hv70429267.

Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Waimea, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop).

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 hundred and eighty-five, in the last 10 days eight hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days two thousand, five hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, six hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 2 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.24 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.2598333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.4155° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.47 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 2km SW 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 2018-07-16 03:38:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-18 00:42:33 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 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 162 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 30 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.003395 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.11 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 92 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 hv70429267 Id of event.
Event Code 70429267 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70429267, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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