A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03999996 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 34.970001220703 km, -155.41217041016° West, 19.212999343872° North. The 3.03999996-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:39:44 / 8:39 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/01/21 / 2021-01-22 08:39:44 / January 22, 2021 @ 8:39 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 34.970001220703 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: hv72327647. Event ids that are associated: hv72327647.
Event epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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