A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii. Event id: hv71509242. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv71509242. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/05/20 / 2020-05-12 03:40:03 / May 12, 2020 @ 3:40 am. Exact location of earthquake, -155.1776733° West, 18.9009991° North, depth 7.23 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.23 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 17:40:03 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 46 km SE of Pahala, Hawaii.
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