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Minor earthquake, 2.88 mag strikes near Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.492166519165S, -155.58966064453WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Global time and date of event 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 07:10:54 / July 27, 2020 @ 7:10 am UTC/GMT. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:10:54 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of -0.75 km (-0 miles). Unique identifier: hv72062607. Ids that are associated to the event: hv72062607. Exact location, longitude -155.58966064453° West, latitude 19.492166519165° North, depth = -0.75 km.

Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 59 km (36 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea.

Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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: 29 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.88 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.58966064453° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.492166519165° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.75 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 29 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-07-27 07:10:54 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-07-27 07:16:28 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 128 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 51 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 80 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 hv72062607 Id of event.
Event Code 72062607 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72062607, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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