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Minor earthquake: M2.82 quake has struck near Keokea in Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.3553333S, -156.4856667WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Keokea in Hawaii on Sunday. Global time and date of event 01/10/17 / 2017-10-01 10:38:20 / October 1, 2017 @ 10:38 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.282 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 00:38:20 / 12:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -156.4856667 West, latitude 20.3553333 North, depth = 14.282 km. Id of earthquake: hv61928636. Event ids that are associated: hv61928636.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napili-Honokowai, Haiku-Pauwela, Waihee-Waiehu. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 41 km SSW of Keokea, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.4856667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.3553333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 14.282 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 41km SSW of Keokea, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-10-01 10:38:20 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-10-03 05:51:32 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 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 reviewed 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 122 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 28 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.4587 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.15 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 174 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 hv61928636 Id of event.
Event Code 61928636 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv61928636, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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