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Minor earthquake, 3.16 mag was detected near Naalehu in Hawaii

Earthquake location 18.661500930786S, -155.53883361816WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 45 km S of Naalehu, Hawaii (28 miles). Exact location of event, depth 38.330001831055 km, -155.53883361816° West, 18.661500930786° North. All ids that are associated to the event: hv72292547. Unique identifier: hv72292547. The temblor was reported at 07:47:10 / 7:47 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 07:47:10 / December 20, 2020 @ 7:47 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 38.330001831055 km (24 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 45 km S of Naalehu, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.16 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.53883361816° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.661500930786° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 38.330001831055 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 45 km S of Naalehu, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-12-20 07:47:10 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-20 07:52:41 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 154 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 16 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 0.25999999 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 328 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 hv72292547 Id of event.
Event Code 72292547 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72292547, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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