A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 135 km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii (84 miles). Global time and date of event 11/05/20 / 2020-05-11 23:40:59 / May 11, 2020 @ 11:40 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 13:40:59 / 1:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -154.7654° West, 18.1845° North, depth 10 km. Unique identifier: us70009ef8. Ids that are associated to the event: hv71508842, us70009ef8.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 135 km SSE of Pahala, Hawaii.
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