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Minor earthquake, 3.05999994 mag was detected near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.399333953857S, -155.27949523926WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.05999994 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/20 / 2020-10-11 03:54:57 / October 11, 2020 @ 3:54 am. Event id: hv72175701. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72175701. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.079999923706 km (1 miles). The 3.05999994-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:54:57 / 3:54 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -155.27949523926° West, 19.399333953857° North, depth 2.079999923706 km.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.05999994 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.27949523926° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.399333953857° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.079999923706 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6 km 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 2020-10-11 03:54:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-10-11 03:58:06 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 144 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 21 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 0.319999993 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 47 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID hv72175701 Id of event.
Event Code 72175701 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72175701, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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