A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 14:22:56 / December 5, 2020 @ 2:22 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.8 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 3.8 km, -155.66916666667° West, 19.489333333333° North. Id of earthquake: hv72263517. Event ids that are associated: hv72263517. The temblor was detected at 14:22:56 / 2:22 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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