A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The temblor was picked up at 22:58:05 / 10:58 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 22:58:05 / October 28, 2020 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72205486. Id of event: hv72205486. Exact location of earthquake, -155.39549255371° West, 19.186500549316° North, depth 29.930000305176 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 29.930000305176 km (19 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
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 fourteen, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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: 8 km ESE of Pāhala, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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