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== PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==
U.S. Geological Survey, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

Version #1: This report supersedes any earlier reports of this event.
This is a computer-generated message. This event has not yet been reviewed by a seismologist.

A micro earthquake occurred at 2:30:41 PM (HST) on Monday, June 18, 2012 .
The magnitude 2.4 event occurred 4 km (2 miles) S of Kawaihae.
The hypocentral depth is 15 km ( 9 miles).


Magnitude 2.4 - duration magnitude (Md)
Time Monday, June 18, 2012 at 2:30:41 PM (HST)
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 0:30:41 (UTC)
Distance from Kawaihae - 4 km (2 miles) S (184 degrees)
Waikoloa - 8 km (5 miles) NNW (327 degrees)
Waimea - 17 km (11 miles) W (264 degrees)
Kailua - 44 km (27 miles) NNE (23 degrees)
Coordinates 20 deg. 0.3 min. N (20.006N), 155 deg. 50.0 min. W (155.833W)
Depth 14.6 km (9.1 miles)
Quality Fair
Location Quality Parameters Nst= 15, Nph= 15, Dmin=14 km, Rmss=0.08 sec, Erho=1.2 km, Erzz=1.1 km, Gp=194.4 degrees
Event ID# hv60361851
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