A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pahala in Hawaii on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 33.59 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -155.3791656 West, latitude 19.2238331 North, depth = 33.59 km. Global time and date of event 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 17:16:21 / May 25, 2020 @ 5:16 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:16:21 / 7:16 am (local time epicenter). Event id: hv71527582. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv71527582, us70009q3e.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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