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Minor earthquake, 2.81 mag was detected near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.4150009S, -155.3448334WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/18 / 2018-06-19 13:01:14 / June 19, 2018 @ 1:01 pm. Exact location, longitude -155.3448334° West, latitude 19.4150009° North, depth = 5.28 km. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:01:14 / 3:01 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70289386. Id of event: hv70289386. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.28 km (3 miles).

The epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Waimea, Kalaoa.

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty, in the last 10 days four hundred and ninety-seven, in the past 30 days nine hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 11 km W of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.81 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.3448334° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.4150009° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5.28 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11km W 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 2018-06-19 13:01:14 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-06-19 13:06:53 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 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 121 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 7 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.051 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.12 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 239 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 hv70289386 Id of event.
Event Code 70289386 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70289386, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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