A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) was reported 45 km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii (28 miles) on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61816571. Id of event: hv61816571. Global time and date of event 29/06/17 / 2017-06-29 13:19:56 / June 29, 2017 @ 1:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:19:56 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.4 km (8 miles). Exact location of event, depth 12.4 km, -155.2924957° West, 18.8379993° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 45 km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii.
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