A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was reported 131 km E of Nanawale Estates, Hawaii (81 miles) on Friday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61065021. Id of event: hv61065021. Exact location of earthquake, -153.6606598° West, 19.4423332° North, depth 11.18 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.18 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/10/15 / 2015-10-16 16:27:42 / October 16, 2015 @ 4:27 pm. The temblor was reported at 06:27:42 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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