A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61900626. Id of event: hv61900626. The temblor was reported at 15:24:52 / 3:24 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 2.24 km, -155.0183258° West, 19.3926659° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.24 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/09/17 / 2017-09-08 01:24:52 / September 8, 2017 @ 1:24 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 13 km SW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii.
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