A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 122 km SW of Lana’i City, Hawaii (76 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -157.7362 West, latitude 20.0287 North, depth = 6.245 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 09:26:05 / September 2, 2017 @ 9:26 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.245 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000atat. Event ids that are associated: hv61892961, us2000atat. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:26:05 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 122 km SW of Lana’i City, Hawaii.
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