A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Kea’au in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/10/15 / 2015-10-26 10:43:27 / October 26, 2015 @ 10:43 am. Unique identifier: hv61079061. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61079061. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 27.64 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.0856628 West, latitude 19.6556664 North, depth = 27.64 km. The temblor was picked up at 00:43:27 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 8 km (5 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km NW of Kea’au, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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