A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. The temblor was picked up at 22:31:02 / 10:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.732 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -155.624° West, 19.414° North, depth 2.732 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/03/17 / 2017-03-09 08:31:02 / March 9, 2017 @ 8:31 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61635831. Id of event: hv61635831.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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