A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/03/20 / 2020-03-14 09:08:52 / March 14, 2020 @ 9:08 am. Id of earthquake: hv71427432. Event ids that are associated: hv71427432. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 32.55 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 23:08:52 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.4203339 West, latitude 19.2191658 North, depth = 32.55 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km ENE of Pahala, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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