A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92000008 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 36.979999542236 km (23 miles). Id of earthquake: hv72318997. Event ids that are associated: hv72318997. Global time and date of event 13/01/21 / 2021-01-13 19:36:58 / January 13, 2021 @ 7:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -155.44717407227 West, latitude 19.197166442871 North, depth = 36.979999542236 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:36:58 / 7:36 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 70 km (44 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 60 km (38 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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