A minor earthquake magnitude 3.58 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Waimea in Hawaii. The 3.58-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:11:25 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv61395796. Unique identifier: hv61395796. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/16 / 2016-09-01 10:11:25 / September 1, 2016 @ 10:11 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 21.78 km, -155.5443268° West, 19.8330002° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 21.78 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Kailua. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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