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Minor earthquake, 2.96 mag was detected near Leilani Estates in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.3851667S, -155.0001667WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.0001667 West, latitude 19.3851667 North, depth = -0.17 km. Id of earthquake: hv70101601. Event ids that are associated: hv70101601. The temblor was detected at 20:26:44 / 8:26 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.17 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/05/18 / 2018-05-01 06:26:44 / May 1, 2018 @ 6:26 am.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.96 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.0001667° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3851667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth -0.17 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 12km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2018-05-01 06:26:44 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-05-01 07:41:44 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 135 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 0.04836 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.16 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 183 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 hv70101601 Id of event.
Event Code 70101601 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70101601, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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