A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. Global time and date of event 17/07/16 / 2016-07-17 02:13:34 / July 17, 2016 @ 2:13 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -154.9361725° West, latitude 19.2788334° North, depth = 41.17 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 41.17 km (26 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: hv61342406. Unique identifier: hv61342406. The temblor was picked up at 16:13:34 / 4:13 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
How would you describe the shaking?
How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km S of Leilani Estates, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.