A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/09/17 / 2017-09-15 01:45:44 / September 15, 2017 @ 1:45 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35.5 km (22 miles). The 2.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:45:44 / 3:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: hv61908531. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61908531. Exact location of earthquake, -155.4759979° West, 19.2070007° North, depth 35.5 km.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 71 km (44 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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