A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.41 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Waikoloa Village in Hawaii on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.9061737 West, latitude 19.8803329 North, depth = 16.29 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/03/17 / 2017-03-18 04:09:21 / March 18, 2017 @ 4:09 am. The temblor was reported at 18:09:21 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 16.29 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: hv61649421. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61649421.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Waimea, Kailua. Epicenter of the earthquake was 28 km (18 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 10 km SW of Waikoloa Village, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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