A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Haiku-Pauwela in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -156.2918333 West, latitude 21.0001667 North, depth = 26.311 km. The temblor was reported at 10:02:21 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/06/16 / 2016-06-08 20:02:21 / June 8, 2016 @ 8:02 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 26.311 km (16 miles). Event id: hv61291446. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61291446.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lahaina, Napili-Honokowai, Kīhei (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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