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Minor earthquake, 2.94000006 mag has occurred near P?hala in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.203832626343S, -155.41233825684WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.94000006 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from P?hala in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.900001525879 km (20 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/06/20 / 2020-06-19 01:46:17 / June 19, 2020 @ 1:46 am. Id of earthquake: hv72006256. Event ids that are associated: hv72006256. The temblor was reported at 01:46:17 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 32.900001525879 km, -155.41233825684° West, 19.203832626343° North.

The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km E of P?hala, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.94000006 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.41233825684° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.203832626343° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 32.900001525879 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6 km E of P?hala, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-19 01:46:17 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-19 01:49:41 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 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 133 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 57 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.140000001 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 153 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 hv72006256 Id of event.
Event Code 72006256 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72006256, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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