Earthquakes today

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

Small World Earthquakes

Minor earthquake: M2.82 quake has struck near Volcano in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.313833236694S, -155.21217346191WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) strikes 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:49:29 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv74277281. Unique identifier: hv74277281. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.21217346191 West, latitude 19.313833236694 North, depth = 0.40000000596046 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/06/24 / 2024-06-14 19:49:29 / June 14, 2024 @ 7:49 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.40000000596046 km (0 miles).

Event epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty-seven and in the last 365 days fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

Questions or comments?

Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 14 km S of Volcano, Hawaii.

Copyright © 2024 All rights reserved.

More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.21217346191° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.313833236694° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 0.40000000596046 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14 km S 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 2024-06-14 19:49:29 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-14 19:52:06 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 122 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 58 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.05972 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.209999993 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 126 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 hv74277281 Id of event.
Event Code 74277281 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv74277281, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

Leave a Reply