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Magnitude 4.7 HAWAII

2003 August 27 06:24:22 UTC

Preliminary Earthquake Report

U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver

Phase Data

Explanation of Parameters


     27 AUG 2003  (239)

     ot  = 06:24:22.00   +/-   0.00         HAWAII
     lat =      19.325   +/-    0.0
     lon =    -155.207   +/-    0.0              MAGNITUDE 5.0 (HVO)
     dep =        10.0   +/-    0.0

     45 km (30 miles) SSW of Hilo, Hawai`i, Hawaii (pop 40,000)
     90 km (55 miles) ESE of Kailua Kona, Hawai`i, Hawaii (pop 9,800)
     180 km (110 miles) SSE of Hana, Maui, Hawaii
     355 km (220 miles) SE of HONOLULU, Hawaii

     nph =   41 of  41    se = 0.00    FE=613                            held

     error ellipse = (  0.0,  0.0,  0.0;  0.0,  0.0,  0.0;  0.0,  0.0,  0.0)

 mb = 4.6 ( 17)  ML = 5.1 (  2)  mblg = 5.2 (  2)  md = 4.5 (  3)  MS = 0.0 (  0)

 sta  phase     arrival     res   dist azm    amp  per mag     amp  per mag  sta
 HPO  eP      06:24:30.17  -0.1    0.4 234 d:5.3+0    -2.1X                  HPO
 POHA eP      06:24:31.52  -1.2    0.5 325 d:3.8+2     4.7  L:3.6+2 .60 5.3  POHA
                                           g:2.6+2 .90 6.0
 KKH  eP      06:24:35.84  -2.2    0.8 293 d:1.5+2     3.8                   KKH
 HKL  eP      06:24:48.15  -4.0    1.7 325 d:2.7+2     4.8                   HKL
 HON  eP      06:25:09.29  -5.3    3.3 308 d:2.4+2     5.4X                  HON
 KIP  eP      06:25:09.52  -6.1    3.4 309 d:3.0+2     5.6X L:3.3+0 .55 4.8  KIP
                                           g:1.4+0 .70 4.5
 CMB  qP      06:31:20.10  -1.0   35.5  51                                   CMB
 TPNV eP      06:31:43.89  -0.5   38.3  54 b:7.9+0 1.0 4.4                   TPNV
 GLA  eP      06:31:47.37   1.2   38.5  61                                   GLA
 LDFC eP      06:31:47.43  -0.4   38.7  58                                   LDFC
 NEN  eP      06:31:51.20   0.4   39.0  57                                   NEN
 ELK  eP      06:32:00.12  -0.5   40.2  49 b:3.1+0 .80 4.0                   ELK
 KNB  eP      06:32:07.40   0.8   40.9  55 b:2.2+1 1.4 4.7                   KNB
 DPW  eP      06:32:08.85  -0.6   41.3  38                                   DPW
 HLID eP      06:32:12.75  -0.8   41.8  45 b:1.1+1 1.5 4.4                   HLID
 MSU  eP      06:32:13.06  -0.6   41.8  53                                   MSU
 DUG  eP      06:32:13.45   0.0   41.8  51 b:2.2+0 .88 3.9                   DUG
 WUAZ eP      06:32:13.62   0.3   41.8  58 b:2.0+1 1.3 4.7                   WUAZ
 TUC  eP      06:32:13.90   0.7   41.7  63 b:2.0+1 1.7 4.6                   TUC
 NEW  eP      06:32:15.68  -0.5   42.2  38 b:3.7+0 .83 4.1                   NEW
 HWUT eP      06:32:23.08  -1.2   43.1  49 b:6.4+0 1.0 4.3                   HWUT
 DAU  eP      06:32:23.53   0.0   43.0  51                                   DAU
 TTA  eP      06:32:26.77  -0.9   43.6 359 b:7.1+0 .80 4.5                   TTA
 CHMT eP      06:32:30.09  -0.4   43.9  41                                   CHMT
 PV10 eP      06:32:32.29  -0.7   44.2  54                                   PV10
 LCCM eP      06:32:33.64  -0.4   44.3  43                                   LCCM
 WALA eP      06:32:34.33  -0.3   44.4  38 b:2.8+1 1.3 5.0                   WALA
 PV01 eP      06:32:34.39  -1.1   44.5  55                                   PV01
 LAZ  eP      06:32:39.40  -0.6   45.0  60                                   LAZ
 LPM  eP      06:32:42.38  -0.8   45.4  61                                   LPM
 BNM  eP      06:32:43.72   0.6   45.4  61                                   BNM
 ANMO eP      06:32:44.31  -0.6   45.6  60 b:4.0+1 2.2 5.0                   ANMO
 DAWY eP      06:32:45.99  -0.9   46.0  10                                   DAWY
 SDCO eP      06:32:52.81  -1.2   46.8  56 b:8.0+0 1.1 4.7                   SDCO
 GDL2 eP      06:32:57.11   0.3   47.2  64                                   GDL2
 CPRX qP      06:33:00.25  -0.2   47.6  63                                   CPRX
 LTX  eP      06:33:00.72  -0.2   47.7  68 b:1.7+1 1.1 5.0                   LTX
 WMOK qP      06:33:32.51  -0.8   51.9  61 b:1.6+0 .77 4.0                   WMOK
 MYNC qP      06:34:57.64  -0.2   63.9  60                                   MYNC
 TIXI eP      06:35:17.18  -2.0   67.4 341 b:2.1+1 1.5 5.1                   TIXI
 TLY  eP      06:36:41.51  -0.7   81.7 322 b:8.0+0 .90 4.8                   TLY



 Generated 2003 AUG 27 at 13:27 UTC


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