A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Global time and date of event 11/03/16 / 2016-03-11 06:45:05 / March 11, 2016 @ 6:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -155.6263333° West, 19.4341667° North, depth 2.842 km. Unique identifier: hv61200346. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61200346. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.842 km (2 miles). The 2.82-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:45:05 / 8:45 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 eight and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 25 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.
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