A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/05/17 / 2017-05-22 12:13:17 / May 22, 2017 @ 12:13 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -155.3551636° West, 19.1248341° North, depth 0.01 km. Unique identifier: hv61765231. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61765231. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.01 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 02:13:17 / 2:13 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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