A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.08 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 4.08 km, -155.2313385° West, 19.3789997° North. The temblor was picked up at 14:48:27 / 2:48 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61350911. Id of event: hv61350911. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/07/16 / 2016-07-24 00:48:27 / July 24, 2016 @ 12:48 am.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 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 six and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 5 km S of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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