A minor earthquake magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu in Hawaii. The temblor was reported at 10:15:06 / 10:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 10:15:06 / October 22, 2020 @ 10:15 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72192166. Id of event: hv72192166. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 37.25 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -156.42216666667 West, latitude 21.175 North, depth = 37.25 km.
The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Kahului (c. 26 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kīhei (c. 20 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Wailuku (c. 15 300 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Lahaina (c. 11 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Waihee-Waiehu (c. 8 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kīhei, Lahaina, Pukalani.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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