A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.3863373 West, latitude 19.0913334 North, depth = 43.22 km. Unique identifier: hv61903321. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61903321. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/09/17 / 2017-09-10 08:15:06 / September 10, 2017 @ 8:15 am UTC/GMT. The 2.98-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:15:06 / 10:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 43.22 km (27 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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: 16 km SE of Pahala, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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