A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Exact location of event, depth 3.56 km, -155.6074982° West, 19.4226665° North. Id of earthquake: hv61155126. Event ids that are associated: hv61155126. The temblor was reported at 04:01:52 / 4:01 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 14:01:52 / January 18, 2016 @ 2:01 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.56 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea. Epicenter of the earthquake was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-two 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 27 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.
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