A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Lana’i City in Hawaii. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:55:22 / 12:55 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.57 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: pt18258002, us2000hf44. Unique identifier: us2000hf44. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.9249 West, latitude 20.3946 North, depth = 33.57 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 10:55:22 / September 15, 2018 @ 10:55 am.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Makawao, Pukalani, Waihee-Waiehu (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 73 km (45 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Pukalani (c. 7 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eleven 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 earthquakes in the world each year.
Questions or comments?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 48 km S of Lana’i City, Hawaii.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.