A minor earthquake magnitude 3.79 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii. The epicenter was at a depth of 33.25 km (21 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.4075012207 West, latitude 19.238000869751 North, depth = 33.25 km. Event id: hv72298982. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72298982. The temblor was picked up at 05:18:25 / 5:18 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/12/20 / 2020-12-25 05:18:25 / December 25, 2020 @ 5:18 am.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 64 km (40 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Kailua, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eighteen, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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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