A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Pepeekeo in Hawaii. Exact location of event, depth 38.25 km, -155.1950073° West, 19.8793335° North. Unique identifier: hv61185741. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61185741. The temblor was reported at 15:12:09 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/16 / 2016-02-24 01:12:09 / February 24, 2016 @ 1:12 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.25 km (24 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Waimea, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Earthquake epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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