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Minor earthquake, 3.38 mag strikes near Hāwī in Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.388666152954S, -155.94683837891WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Hāwī in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.94683837891 West, latitude 20.388666152954 North, depth = 10.239999771118 km. Id of earthquake: hv72316742. Event ids that are associated: hv72316742. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/01/21 / 2021-01-11 05:32:49 / January 11, 2021 @ 5:32 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.239999771118 km (6 miles). The 3.38-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:32:49 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter).

Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (49 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wailuku, Kahului, Kalaoa. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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 three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km NW of Hāwī, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.38 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.94683837891° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.388666152954° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.239999771118 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20 km NW of Hāwī, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-01-11 05:32:49 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-01-11 05:38:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 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 179 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 54 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 0.109999999 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 170 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 hv72316742 Id of event.
Event Code 72316742 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72316742, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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