A minor earthquake magnitude 3.0999999 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 32.819999694824 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: hv72093816. Event ids that are associated: hv72093816. The 3.0999999-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:40:31 / 4:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/08/20 / 2020-08-17 16:40:31 / August 17, 2020 @ 4:40 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -155.41600036621° West, 19.229999542236° North, depth 32.819999694824 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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