A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Kailua-Kona in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -2.4300000667572 km (-2 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/11/20 / 2020-11-11 08:33:39 / November 11, 2020 @ 8:33 am. Exact location of event, depth -2.4300000667572 km, -156.07783508301° West, 19.689666748047° North. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:33:39 / 8:33 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72224677. Id of event: hv72224677.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 11 km (7 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Waikoloa Village (c. 6 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km WNW of Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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