A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Naalehu in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 20:55:33 / January 18, 2021 @ 8:55 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.41999998688698 km (-0 miles). Event id: hv72324192. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72324192. The temblor was reported at 20:55:33 / 8:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -155.55949401856 West, latitude 19.136833190918 North, depth = -0.41999998688698 km.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hawaiian Paradise Park, Kailua, Hōlualoa. The epicenter was 72 km (45 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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