A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.08 (ml/mb) was reported 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv71505782. Id of event: hv71505782. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.19 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.5951691° West, latitude 19.4845009° North, depth = 0.19 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/05/20 / 2020-05-09 21:16:31 / May 9, 2020 @ 9:16 pm. The temblor was picked up at 11:16:31 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 28 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.
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