A minor earthquake magnitude 2.99000001 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The temblor was reported at 17:48:01 / 5:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.37249755859° West, latitude 19.224166870117° North, depth = 32.340000152588 km. Event id: hv72291687. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72291687. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 32.340000152588 km (20 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 17:48:01 / December 19, 2020 @ 5:48 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (39 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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