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Minor earthquake 3.38 mag, 63 km NE of Honomu, Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.208166122436S, -154.62567138672WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.38 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 63 kilometers (39 miles) from Honomu in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.529999732971 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: hv72382057. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72382057. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/03/21 / 2021-03-13 03:38:15 / March 13, 2021 @ 3:38 am. Exact location of earthquake, -154.62567138672° West, 20.208166122436° North, depth 15.529999732971 km. The 3.38-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:38:15 / 3:38 am (local time epicenter).

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo. Epicenter of the event was 72 km (45 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 63 km NE of Honomu, 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 -154.62567138672° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.208166122436° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.529999732971 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 63 km NE of Honomu, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-03-13 03:38:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-03-13 03:44:18 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 5 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 177 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 0.170000002 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 265 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 hv72382057 Id of event.
Event Code 72382057 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72382057, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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