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Minor earthquake, 3.08 mag has occurred near Pāhala in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.268999099731S, -155.39717102051WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.08 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Sunday. The 3.08-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:08:29 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/06/24 / 2024-06-16 10:08:29 / June 16, 2024 @ 10:08 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv74279461. Id of event: hv74279461. Exact location, longitude -155.39717102051° West, latitude 19.268999099731° North, depth = 31.280000686646 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.280000686646 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.

Epicenter of the event was 61 km (38 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 11 km NE of Pāhala, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.08 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.39717102051° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.268999099731° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 31.280000686646 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11 km NE 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 2024-06-16 10:08:29 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-16 10:11:10 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 146 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 62 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06498 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.180000007 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 123 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 hv74279461 Id of event.
Event Code 74279461 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv74279461, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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