A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Waialua in Hawaii. All ids that are associated to the event: pt19144001. Unique identifier: pt19144001. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:16:18 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 13:16:18 / May 24, 2019 @ 1:16 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.634 West, latitude 21.165 North, depth = 27.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.3 km (17 miles).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kīhei, Pukalani, Makawao. Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (21 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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