A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.08 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2458344 West, latitude 19.3848324 North, depth = 2.33 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 15:08:40 / September 11, 2016 @ 3:08 pm. The temblor was reported at 05:08:40 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv61407646. Event ids that are associated: hv61407646. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.33 km (1 miles).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 5 km S of Volcano, Hawaii.
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