A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) was reported 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 06:12:19 / May 12, 2020 @ 6:12 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.49 km (8 miles). Unique identifier: hv71509452. Ids that are associated to the event: hv71509452. Exact location of event, depth 12.49 km, -155.2261658° West, 18.8994999° North. The temblor was detected at 20:12:19 / 8:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-two, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km SE of Pahala, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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