A minor earthquake magnitude 3.68 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Kapaau in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -155.5131683 West, latitude 20.5 North, depth = 4.31 km. Event id: hv70020192. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70020192. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/01/18 / 2018-01-24 13:41:12 / January 24, 2018 @ 1:41 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.31 km (3 miles). The 3.68-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:41:12 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 56 km (35 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Waimea (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 42 km NE of Kapaau, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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