A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Captain Cook in Hawaii on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 18:22:21 / June 11, 2017 @ 6:22 pm. The temblor was detected at 08:22:21 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -156.0509° West, 19.4682° North, depth 20.39 km. Event id: us20009lw9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009lw9. The epicenter was at a depth of 20.39 km (13 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km (12 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa (min 5000 pop). 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 five, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km WSW of Captain Cook, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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