A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.01999998 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Pāhala in Hawaii on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/02/21 / 2021-02-07 00:59:49 / February 7, 2021 @ 12:59 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.310001373291 km (21 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.01999998-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:59:49 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72343272. Id of event: hv72343272. Exact location, longitude -155.48500061035° West, latitude 19.163833618164° North, depth = 34.310001373291 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Kailua, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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