A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pa‘auilo in Hawaii on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.380000114441 km (7 miles). Exact location of event, depth 11.380000114441 km, -155.37916564941° West, 20.118999481201° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72174656. Id of event: hv72174656. The temblor was picked up at 10:05:39 / 10:05 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 10/10/20 / 2020-10-10 10:05:39 / October 10, 2020 @ 10:05 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 53 km (33 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 8 km N of Pa‘auilo, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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