A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Waimea in Hawaii. All ids that are associated to the event: hv61223741. Unique identifier: hv61223741. The temblor was detected at 19:55:58 / 7:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 06/04/16 / 2016-04-06 05:55:58 / April 6, 2016 @ 5:55 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 20.19 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -155.5561676° West, latitude 19.8353329° North, depth = 20.19 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 50 km (31 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 46 km (29 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, Kailua.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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