A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km WSW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii (66 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 09:18:11 / January 27, 2020 @ 9:18 am. Exact location of earthquake, -156.9368° West, 19.2656° North, depth 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:18:11 / 11:18 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us60007h3y. Event ids that are associated: hv71353562, us60007h3y.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 107 km WSW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.
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