A minor earthquake magnitude 3.04 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Fern Forest in Hawaii on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.039999961853 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:16:09 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/11/20 / 2020-11-26 21:16:09 / November 26, 2020 @ 9:16 pm. Event id: hv72247352. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72247352. Exact location of event, depth 6.039999961853 km, -155.12767028809° West, 19.330165863037° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 45 km (28 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 15 km S of Fern Forest, Hawaii.
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