A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was reported at 13:25:17 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/11/16 / 2016-11-11 23:25:17 / November 11, 2016 @ 11:25 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: hv61477586. Unique identifier: hv61477586. Exact location of event, longitude -155.1948395 West, latitude 19.3391666 North, depth = 6.65 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.65 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 11 km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii.
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