A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.13 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The temblor was detected at 20:50:32 / 8:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 23/08/20 / 2020-08-23 20:50:32 / August 23, 2020 @ 8:50 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.919998168945 km (22 miles). Exact location of event, depth 34.919998168945 km, -155.46916198731° West, 19.196666717529° North. All ids that are associated to the event: hv72101386, us6000bji1. Unique identifier: hv72101386.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Kailua, Hilo. Epicenter of the earthquake was 71 km (44 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 1 km SE of Pāhala, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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