A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Hawi in Hawaii on Sunday. Event id: hv61568507. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61568507, pt17211050. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/07/17 / 2017-07-30 12:01:05 / July 30, 2017 @ 12:01 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:01:05 / 2:01 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 4.53 km, -156.0898285° West, 20.4088326° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.53 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Napili-Honokowai, Kailua (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 34 km WNW of Hawi, Hawaii.
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