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Minor earthquake, 2.95 mag was detected near Fern Acres in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.3578339S, -155.050827WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Fern Acres in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was detected at 11:32:26 / 11:32 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: hv70451977. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70451977. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 21:32:26 / July 20, 2018 @ 9:32 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -155.050827 West, latitude 19.3578339 North, depth = 4.48 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.48 km (3 miles).

Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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 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: 17 km S of Fern Acres, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.95 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.050827° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3578339° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 4.48 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 17km S of Fern Acres, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-07-20 21:32:26 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-07-20 21:38:07 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 134 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 10 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04993 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 196 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 hv70451977 Id of event.
Event Code 70451977 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70451977, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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