A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Captain Cook in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.191 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: hv61522927. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009lw9, hv61522927. Exact location, longitude -155.9885° West, latitude 19.5341667° North, depth = 12.191 km. The temblor was reported at 08:22:24 / 8:22 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/06/17 / 2017-06-11 18:22:24 / June 11, 2017 @ 6:22 pm UTC/GMT.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 12 km (7 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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