A minor earthquake magnitude 3.14 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Pepeekeo in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2628326 West, latitude 19.7689991 North, depth = 28.79 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 11:40:45 / September 6, 2017 @ 11:40 am. Unique identifier: hv61898666. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61898666. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 28.79 km (18 miles). The 3.14-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:40:45 / 1:40 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Kalaoa, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 19 km (12 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 17 km WSW of Pepeekeo, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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