A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Kaneohe Station in Hawaii. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.469 km (5 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61905031. Id of event: hv61905031. The temblor was picked up at 18:04:40 / 6:04 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -157.3206667° West, latitude 21.6338333° North, depth = 8.469 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/09/17 / 2017-09-12 04:04:40 / September 12, 2017 @ 4:04 am.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waipahu, Waipio, Waipi‘o Acres. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Honolulu (c. 371 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Pearl City, Manana (c. 47 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Kailua (c. 38 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Waipahu (c. 38 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kāne‘ohe (c. 34 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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: 49 km ENE of Kaneohe Station, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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