A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9000001 (ml/mb) was reported 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -1.789999961853 km (-1 miles). The 2.9000001-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:20:31 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv72240527. Unique identifier: hv72240527. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 10:20:31 / November 22, 2020 @ 10:20 am. Exact location of event, longitude -155.65333557129 West, latitude 19.506000518799 North, depth = -1.789999961853 km.
Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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