A minor earthquake magnitude 2.5 (mg/mb) was reported Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Honoka’a in Hawaii. The temblor was reported at 04:50:13 / 4:50 am (local time epicenter) at a depth of 42.8 km (27 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-17 02:50:13 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -155.536 West, latitude 20.1692 North, depth 42.8 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Hilo, Waikoloa Village.
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