A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. Global time and date of event 23/06/16 / 2016-06-23 00:51:45 / June 23, 2016 @ 12:51 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: hv61307431. Event ids that are associated: hv61307431. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.24 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -154.8543396° West, 19.479166° North, depth 1.24 km. The temblor was reported at 14:51:45 / 2:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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