A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Kapaau in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, -155.7906647° West, 20.1774998° North, depth 34.43 km. All ids that are associated to the event: hv71222276. Unique identifier: hv71222276. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:44:16 / 7:44 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.43 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 08/11/19 / 2019-11-08 17:44:16 / November 8, 2019 @ 5:44 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Kailua, Kalaoa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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