A minor earthquake magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) strikes 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/11/20 / 2020-11-20 23:44:11 / November 20, 2020 @ 11:44 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72238737. Id of event: hv72238737. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.4049987793 West, latitude 19.235500335693 North, depth = 29.770000457764 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 29.770000457764 km (18 miles). The temblor was reported at 23:44:11 / 11:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-five 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. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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