A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.39 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:34:34 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter). Event id: hv71223636. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv71223636. Exact location of event, longitude -155.5014954 West, latitude 19.3299999 North, depth = 8.39 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/11/19 / 2019-11-09 13:34:34 / November 9, 2019 @ 1:34 pm.
Event epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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