A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 26 km ESE of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii (16 miles) on Thursday. The 2.99-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:12:35 / 11:12 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 09/03/17 / 2017-03-09 21:12:35 / March 9, 2017 @ 9:12 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: hv61636521. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61636521. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 37.69 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -155.5531616 West, latitude 18.9395008 North, depth = 37.69 km.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 26 km ESE of Hawaiian Ocean View, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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