Earthquakes today

Current and latest world earthquakes breaking news, activity and articles today

Small World Earthquakes

Minor earthquake, 2.85 mag strikes near Pāhala in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.118333816528S, -155.47700500488WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 31.389999389648 km (20 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: hv72224977. Unique identifier: hv72224977. Exact location of event, longitude -155.47700500488 West, latitude 19.118333816528 North, depth = 31.389999389648 km. The temblor was reported at 14:55:56 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 14:55:56 / November 11, 2020 @ 2:55 pm.

Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hōlualoa, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-nine 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.

How would you describe the shaking?

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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km S of Pāhala, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

Copyright © 2020 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.85 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.47700500488° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.118333816528° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 31.389999389648 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9 km S of Pāhala, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-11 14:55:56 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-11-11 15:01:27 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 125 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 14 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 0.129999995 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 237 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 hv72224977 Id of event.
Event Code 72224977 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72224977, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply