A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii on Sunday. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:31:20 / 5:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.5123291 West, latitude 19.1558342 North, depth = 44.03 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/11/16 / 2016-11-13 15:31:20 / November 13, 2016 @ 3:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 44.03 km (27 miles). Unique identifier: hv61479846. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61479846.
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 Hawaiian Paradise Park, Kailua, Hōlualoa. Epicenter of the event was 73 km (46 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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