A minor earthquake magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) strikes 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Kualapu’u in Hawaii on Thursday. The temblor was picked up at 04:44:26 / 4:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -157.2381667° West, 21.4993333° North, depth 17.6 km. Id of earthquake: hv70054466. Event ids that are associated: hv70054466. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.6 km (11 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/03/18 / 2018-03-15 14:44:26 / March 15, 2018 @ 2:44 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pearl City, Manana, Hickam Housing, Waimalu (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Honolulu (c. 371 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Pearl City, Manana (c. 47 700 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Kailua (c. 38 600 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Kāne‘ohe (c. 34 600 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hālawa (c. 14 000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 has occurred nearby.
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