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Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA

Tue, 30 Mar 2021, 18:05
18:05 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.0 quake 30 Mar 7:45 am (GMT -10)
3.0 quake 30 Mar 7:45 am (GMT -10)
The United States Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.0 quake in the United States near Hilo, Hawaii County, Hawaii, only 9 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Tuesday 30 March 2021 at 7:45 am local time at a moderately shallow depth of 22 miles. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.0 earthquake as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Pāhala (pop. 1,400, 4 miles away), Volcano Village (pop. 2,600, 20 miles away), Hawaiian Ocean View (pop. 4,400, 25 miles away), Fern Acres (pop. 1,500, 30 miles away), Mountain View (pop. 3,900, 31 miles away), Hawaiian Paradise Park (pop. 11,400, 39 miles away), Hilo (pop. 43,300, 42 miles away), and Holualoa (pop. 8,500, 45 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 30 Mar 2021 7:45 am (GMT -10) local time (30 Mar 2021 17:45 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 35.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.21°N / 155.41°W (Hawaii County, Hawaii, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

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