A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv71326772. Id of event: hv71326772. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:14:16 / 6:14 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/01/20 / 2020-01-11 16:14:16 / January 11, 2020 @ 4:14 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.71 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -155.4035034° West, latitude 19.2216663° North, depth = 34.71 km.
The epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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