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Minor earthquake, 2.94 mag was detected near Pāhala in Hawaii

Earthquake location 18.828332901001S, -155.06182861328WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) was reported 60 kilometers (37 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.06182861328 West, latitude 18.828332901001 North, depth = 11.840000152588 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv74278456. Id of event: hv74278456. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/06/24 / 2024-06-15 14:41:57 / June 15, 2024 @ 2:41 pm. The 2.94-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:41:57 / 2:41 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.840000152588 km (7 miles).

Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

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

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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. 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: 60 km SE of Pāhala, Hawaii.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.94 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.06182861328° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 18.828332901001° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 11.840000152588 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 60 km SE 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 2024-06-15 14:41:57 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-15 14:44:36 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 60 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.4595 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.25999999 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 267 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 hv74278456 Id of event.
Event Code 74278456 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv74278456, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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