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Minor earthquake, 3.57999992 mag was detected near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.423166275024S, -155.30616760254WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.57999992 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv72197131. Ids that are associated to the event: hv72197131. The temblor was picked up at 15:06:27 / 3:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.30616760254 West, latitude 19.423166275024 North, depth = 2.829999923706 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.829999923706 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 15:06:27 / October 24, 2020 @ 3:06 pm.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 7 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.57999992 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.30616760254° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.423166275024° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.829999923706 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7 km WSW 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 2020-10-24 15:06:27 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-10-24 15:09:49 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 197 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 41 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 0.330000013 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 59 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 hv72197131 Id of event.
Event Code 72197131 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72197131, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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