A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.28 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 1.28 km, -155.2355042° West, 19.3798332° North. The temblor was reported at 20:23:52 / 8:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/11/16 / 2016-11-24 06:23:52 / November 24, 2016 @ 6:23 am. All ids that are associated to the event: hv61493466. Unique identifier: hv61493466.
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 (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 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 twelve and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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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