A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, -155.607666° West, 19.4208336° North, depth 3.62 km. Id of earthquake: hv61716471. Event ids that are associated: hv61716471. The temblor was detected at 18:37:24 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/04/17 / 2017-04-27 04:37:24 / April 27, 2017 @ 4:37 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.62 km (2 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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