A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) strikes 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Honaunau-Napoopoo in Hawaii on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72269172. Id of event: hv72269172. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/12/20 / 2020-12-08 00:00:45 / December 8, 2020 @ 12:00 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -2.9000000953674 km (-2 miles). The 3.15-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:00:45 / 12:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.65617370606 West, latitude 19.470832824707 North, depth = -2.9000000953674 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 66 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hilo.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight 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.
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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. 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: 21 km E of Honaunau-Napoopoo, Hawaii.
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