A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Friday. Event id: hv72194191. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72194191. The epicenter was at a depth of 29.540000915527 km (18 miles). Global time and date of event 23/10/20 / 2020-10-23 11:36:01 / October 23, 2020 @ 11:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 29.540000915527 km, -155.49217224121° West, 19.150667190552° North. The temblor was detected at 11:36:01 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Kailua, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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