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Minor earthquake, 3.06 mag was detected near Naalehu in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.136833190918S, -155.55949401856WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Naalehu in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 20:55:33 / January 18, 2021 @ 8:55 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.41999998688698 km (-0 miles). Event id: hv72324192. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72324192. The temblor was reported at 20:55:33 / 8:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -155.55949401856 West, latitude 19.136833190918 North, depth = -0.41999998688698 km.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Kailua, Hōlualoa. The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 7 km NNE of Naalehu, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.06 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.55949401856° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.136833190918° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.41999998688698 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 7 km NNE 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 2021-01-18 20:55:33 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-01-18 21:01:29 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.4 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 145 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 42 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 0.230000004 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 136 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 hv72324192 Id of event.
Event Code 72324192 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72324192, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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