A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was reported 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.277 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/02/17 / 2017-02-03 20:07:32 / February 3, 2017 @ 8:07 pm. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:07:32 / 10:07 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10.277 km, -155.6246667° West, 19.5186667° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61591556. Id of event: hv61591556.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 61 km (38 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Did you feel anything?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 26 km ENE of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.