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Minor earthquake: M3.61999989 quake has struck near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.33766746521S, -155.2063293457WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.61999989 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. Id of earthquake: hv72383917. Event ids that are associated: hv72383917. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2063293457° West, 19.33766746521° North, depth 0.81999999284744 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.81999999284744 km (1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:59:41 / 6:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/21 / 2021-03-15 06:59:41 / March 15, 2021 @ 6:59 am UTC/GMT.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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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: 11 km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.61999989 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.2063293457° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.33766746521° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.81999999284744 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11 km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-03-15 06:59:41 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-03-15 07:03:25 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 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 202 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 49 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 73 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 hv72383917 Id of event.
Event Code 72383917 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72383917, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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