A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Hana in Hawaii. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/07/16 / 2016-07-30 13:12:40 / July 30, 2016 @ 1:12 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:12:40 / 3:12 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61358026, us100068rn. Id of event: us100068rn. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.253 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -155.7173 West, latitude 20.8197 North, depth = 5.253 km.
Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Haiku-Pauwela (c. 8 100 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waihee-Waiehu, Wailuku, Kahului. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 29 km ENE of Hana, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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