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Minor earthquake, 2.99000001 mag strikes near Hala‘ula in Hawaii

Earthquake location 20.165000915527S, -155.72999572754WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.99000001 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Hala‘ula in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, -155.72999572754° West, 20.165000915527° North, depth 99.529998779297 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/06/24 / 2024-06-06 11:16:06 / June 6, 2024 @ 11:16 am. The temblor was picked up at 11:16:06 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 99.529998779297 km (62 miles). Unique identifier: hv74263956. Ids that are associated to the event: hv74263956.

Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Kailua, Kalaoa (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop).

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

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 9 km SSE of Hala‘ula, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.99000001 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.72999572754° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 20.165000915527° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 99.529998779297 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9 km SSE of Hala‘ula, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-06 11:16:06 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-06 11:17:48 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 138 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 0.314 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.300000012 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 307 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 hv74263956 Id of event.
Event Code 74263956 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv74263956, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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