A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 09:29:25 / 9:29 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.95 km (4 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/09/16 / 2016-09-23 19:29:25 / September 23, 2016 @ 7:29 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.4188385 West, latitude 19.4104996 North, depth = 5.95 km. Event id: hv61421661. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61421661.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waimea, Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 19 km W of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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