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Minor earthquake: M3.24 quake has struck near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.4248333S, -155.2716675WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.24 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Event id: hv70293216. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70293216. The temblor was reported at 21:39:27 / 9:39 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/18 / 2018-06-20 07:39:27 / June 20, 2018 @ 7:39 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.32 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.2716675° West, latitude 19.4248333° North, depth = 1.32 km.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Waimea, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-two, in the last 10 days five hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days nine hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.

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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. 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: 3 km W of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.24 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.2716675° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.4248333° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.32 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 3km 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 2018-06-20 07:39:27 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-06-20 07:46:50 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 2 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.7 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 162 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 24 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.004374 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.23 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 45 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 hv70293216 Id of event.
Event Code 70293216 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70293216, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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