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Minor earthquake, 3.94 mag strikes near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.3941669S, -155.2571716WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.94 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -155.2571716° West, 19.3941669° North, depth 1.44 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/06/18 / 2018-06-23 21:18:16 / June 23, 2018 @ 9:18 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.44 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: hv70310746. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70310746, us1000ezuz. The temblor was detected at 11:18:16 / 11:18 am (local time epicenter).

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea.

There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and nineteen, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, two hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, six hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.94 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.2571716° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.3941669° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 1.44 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km SSW 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 2018-06-23 21:18:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2018-06-23 21:36:49 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -600 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.3 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.29 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 243 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,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 22 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.01024 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 78 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 hv70310746 Id of event.
Event Code 70310746 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70310746,us1000ezuz, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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