A minor earthquake magnitude 3.18000007 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Wednesday. Unique identifier: hv72296777. Ids that are associated to the event: hv72296777. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 03:19:44 / December 23, 2020 @ 3:19 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 03:19:44 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 31.430000305176 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.37750244141 West, latitude 19.223499298096 North, depth = 31.430000305176 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days thirty and in the last 365 days two hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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