A minor earthquake magnitude 3.16 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.5 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 3.5 km, -155.276001° West, 19.3924999° North. The temblor was picked up at 15:50:53 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 11/09/16 / 2016-09-11 01:50:53 / September 11, 2016 @ 1:50 am UTC/GMT. Event id: hv61406776. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61406776.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 5 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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