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Minor earthquake, 2.82 mag was detected near Fern Forest in Hawaii

Earthquake location 19.334499359131S, -155.12666320801WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Fern Forest in Hawaii on Sunday. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:53:29 / 6:53 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv74319431. Event ids that are associated: hv74319431. Global time and date of event 07/07/24 / 2024-07-07 06:53:29 / July 7, 2024 @ 6:53 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.0899999141693 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -155.12666320801 West, latitude 19.334499359131 North, depth = 3.0899999141693 km.

Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-two, in the past 30 days thirty-six and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km S of Fern Forest, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.82 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -155.12666320801° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 19.334499359131° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.0899999141693 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 14 km S of Fern Forest, Hawaii Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-07-07 06:53:29 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-07-07 06:56:08 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 41 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.04844 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.270000011 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 112 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 hv74319431 Id of event.
Event Code 74319431 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,hv74319431, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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