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Minor earthquake 2.9000001 mag, 22 km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.506000518799S, -155.65333557129WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9000001 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -1.789999961853 km (-1 miles). The 2.9000001-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:20:31 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv72240527. Unique identifier: hv72240527. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 10:20:31 / November 22, 2020 @ 10:20 am. Exact location of event, longitude -155.65333557129 West, latitude 19.506000518799 North, depth = -1.789999961853 km.

Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety 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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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. 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: 22 km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.9000001 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.65333557129° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.506000518799° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -1.789999961853 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 22 km ENE 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 2020-11-22 10:20:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-22 10:23:38 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 129 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 48 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 0.219999999 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 58 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 hv72240527 Id of event.
Event Code 72240527 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72240527, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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