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Minor earthquake 2.81 mag, 10 km S of Keokea, Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.6101667S, -156.3513333WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Keokea in Hawaii on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 20.46 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:05:52 / 6:05 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/02/20 / 2020-02-02 04:05:52 / February 2, 2020 @ 4:05 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: hv71363687. Event ids that are associated: hv71363687. Exact location of event, depth 20.46 km, -156.3513333° West, 20.6101667° North.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Napili-Honokowai, Lahaina, Waihee-Waiehu. Epicenter of the event was 34 km (21 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop).

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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.81 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -156.3513333° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.6101667° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 20.46 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10km S 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 2020-02-02 04:05:52 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-02-02 07:51:09 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 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 41 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1764 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.14 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 127 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 hv71363687 Id of event.
Event Code 71363687 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv71363687, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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