A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Kailua-Kona in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv70976121. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70976121. Exact location of event, depth 116.86 km, -156.079834° West, 19.5911674° North. Global time and date of event 31/05/19 / 2019-05-31 10:23:59 / May 31, 2019 @ 10:23 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:23:59 / 12:23 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 116.86 km (73 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 11 km (7 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days four thousand, two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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