A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -155.3475037 West, latitude 19.2078342 North, depth = 48.04 km. Global time and date of event 02/10/15 / 2015-10-02 17:44:47 / October 2, 2015 @ 5:44 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: hv61051516. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61051516. The temblor was picked up at 07:44:47 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.04 km (30 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum 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 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 13 km E of Pahala, Hawaii.
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