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Minor earthquake, 3.36 mag strikes near Waialua in Hawaii

Earthquake location 21.1811667S, -156.638WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Waialua in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was detected at 03:16:18 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.34 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 13:16:18 / May 24, 2019 @ 1:16 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pt19144001, hv70966941. Unique identifier: hv70966941. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.638 West, latitude 21.1811667 North, depth = 25.34 km.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 36 km (23 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kīhei, Pukalani, Makawao (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km NE of Waialua, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.36 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.638° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 21.1811667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 25.34 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 15km NE of Waialua, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-05-24 13:16:18 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-05-24 23:58:09 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 174 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,hv, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 32 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.2781 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 202 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 hv70966941 Id of event.
Event Code 70966941 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,pt19144001,hv70966941, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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