A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Waialua in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was detected at 03:16:18 / 3:16 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.34 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/05/19 / 2019-05-24 13:16:18 / May 24, 2019 @ 1:16 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: pt19144001, hv70966941. Unique identifier: hv70966941. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.638 West, latitude 21.1811667 North, depth = 25.34 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 36 km (23 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kīhei, Pukalani, Makawao (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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