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Minor earthquake, 2.88 mag has occurred near Keokea in Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.7078342S, -156.2996674WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Keokea in Hawaii on Thursday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 96.77 km (60 miles). Event id: hv70890717. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70890717. Exact location of earthquake, -156.2996674° West, 20.7078342° North, depth 96.77 km. The temblor was reported at 12:14:58 / 12:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/19 / 2019-03-28 22:14:58 / March 28, 2019 @ 10:14 pm.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napili-Honokowai, Lahaina, Waihee-Waiehu. The epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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: 6 km E of Keokea, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.88 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.2996674° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.7078342° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 96.77 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km E 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 2019-03-28 22:14:58 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-03-28 22:16:41 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 128 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 49 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.8797 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.37 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 325 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type md The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID hv70890717 Id of event.
Event Code 70890717 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv70890717, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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