A minor earthquake magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Event id: hv61468126. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61468126. Exact location, longitude -155.8296661° West, latitude 19.4691658° North, depth = 10.62 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/11/16 / 2016-11-04 15:48:26 / November 4, 2016 @ 3:48 pm. The temblor was detected at 05:48:26 / 5:48 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10.62 km (7 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (51 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Waimea, Waikoloa Village.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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