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Minor earthquake 3.9000001 mag, 21 km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.512166976929S, -155.66383361816WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9000001 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Event id: hv72261397. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72261397. Exact location of earthquake, -155.66383361816° West, 19.512166976929° North, depth 1.9400000572205 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 17:44:24 / 5:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 17:44:24 / December 4, 2020 @ 5:44 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.9400000572205 km (1 miles).

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.

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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. 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: 21 km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.9000001 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.66383361816° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.512166976929° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.9400000572205 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 21 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 2020-12-04 17:44:24 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-04 17:48:17 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 3 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 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 235 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 45 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 0.209999993 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 69 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 hv72261397 Id of event.
Event Code 72261397 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72261397, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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