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Minor earthquake: M3.80999994 quake has struck near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.357000350952S, -155.27816772461WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.80999994 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.239999771118 km (16 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: hv72270682. Unique identifier: hv72270682. Exact location, longitude -155.27816772461° West, latitude 19.357000350952° North, depth = 26.239999771118 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:55:04 / 6:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 18:55:04 / December 8, 2020 @ 6:55 pm UTC/GMT.

Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Waimea, Kalaoa. Epicenter of the event was 46 km (29 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).

Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.80999994 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.27816772461° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.357000350952° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 26.239999771118 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 10 km 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 2020-12-08 18:55:04 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-08 18:58:40 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 223 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 47 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 59 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 hv72270682 Id of event.
Event Code 72270682 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv72270682, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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