Sismo debile mag. 2.9 - 64 km a sud ovest da Hilo, Contea di Hawaii County, Stati Uniti, mercoledí, 24 marzo 2021 -

Sismo debile mag. 2.9 - 64 km a sud ovest da Hilo, Contea di Hawaii County, Stati Uniti, mercoledí, 24 marzo 2021

Sismo debile magnitudine 2.9 at 32 km depth

24 Mar 18:31 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 4 minuti.
24 Mar 18:33: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 3.5 a 3.0.
24 Mar 18:56: Magnitudine ricalcolata da 3.0 a 2.9. Profondità ricalcolata da 29.8 a 31.8 km (da 18.5 a 19.8 mi).
Update Wed, 24 Mar 2021, 18:36
Small 3.0 quake hits near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
3.0 quake 24 Mar 8:27 am (GMT -10)
3.0 quake 24 Mar 8:27 am (GMT -10)
An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 occurred in the morning on Wednesday 24 March 2021 at 8:27 am local time near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA, as reported by the United States Geological Survey.
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a shallow depth of 19 miles. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.0 earthquake as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Pāhala (pop. 1,400, 5 miles away), Volcano Village (pop. 2,600, 19 miles away), Hawaiian Ocean View (pop. 4,400, 26 miles away), Mountain View (pop. 3,900, 30 miles away), Hawaiian Acres (pop. 2,700, 31 miles away), Hawaiian Paradise Park (pop. 11,400, 38 miles away), Hilo (pop. 43,300, 40 miles away), and Holualoa (pop. 8,500, 44 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 24 Mar 2021 18:27:27 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: Wednesday, 24 Mar 2021 08:27 (GMT -10)
Magnitudine: 2.9
Profondità: 31.8 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 19.235°N / 155.40433°W (Contea di Hawaii, Hawaii, Stati Uniti)
Vulcano più vicino: Kilauea (23 km / 14 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km ENE da Pāhala (pop: 1,360) --> Vedi sismi vicini
29 km SO da Volcano Village (pop: 2,580) --> Vedi sismi vicini
42 km ENE da Hawaiian Ocean View (pop: 4,440) --> Vedi sismi vicini
47 km SO da Mountain View (pop: 3,920) --> Vedi sismi vicini
54 km ESE da Honaunau-Napoopoo (pop: 2,570) --> Vedi sismi vicini
60 km SO da Hawaiian Paradise Park (Hawaii County) (pop: 11,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
64 km SSO da Hilo (pop: 43,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
71 km SE da Holualoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 8,540) --> Vedi sismi vicini
82 km SE da Kalaoa (Hawaii County) (pop: 9,640) --> Vedi sismi vicini
344 km SE da Honolulu (pop: 371,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.9°C (62 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from S
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
2.932 km8 Km ENE of Pāhala, Hawaii, USAUSGS
3.535 kmISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII, USAEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Hawaiian Acres, mrn view (47.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Reading, aware of light rain, did not feel  
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