A minor earthquake magnitude 3.51 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Waialua in Hawaii. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61881021. Id of event: hv61881021. Exact location of event, depth 13.983 km, -156.6488333° West, 21.2916667° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/08/17 / 2017-08-23 20:11:21 / August 23, 2017 @ 8:11 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.983 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.51-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:11:21 / 10:11 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kīhei, Pukalani, Makawao. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km (30 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Haiku-Pauwela (c. 8 100 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km NNE of Waialua, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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