A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.17 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Id of earthquake: hv61332136. Event ids that are associated: hv61332136. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.71 km (2 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/07/16 / 2016-07-10 14:38:03 / July 10, 2016 @ 2:38 pm. The temblor was reported at 04:38:03 / 4:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.607666° West, latitude 19.4213333° North, depth = 3.71 km.
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). Earthquake epicenter 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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.
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