A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Kahaluu-Keauhou in Hawaii. The temblor was detected at 12:01:29 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: hv70937086. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70937086. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/05/19 / 2019-05-04 22:01:29 / May 4, 2019 @ 10:01 pm. Exact location of event, depth 3.22 km, -156.0281677° West, 19.5235004° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.22 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa. Epicenter of the earthquake was 13 km (8 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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