A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Wednesday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:57:19 / 11:57 am (local time epicenter). Event id: hv61204641. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61204641. Global time and date of event 16/03/16 / 2016-03-16 21:57:19 / March 16, 2016 @ 9:57 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.662 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -155.6073333° West, latitude 19.4271667° North, depth = 2.662 km.
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). Nearby 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.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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