A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.769 km (2 miles). Event id: hv61695666. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61695666. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.239 West, latitude 19.384 North, depth = 2.769 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/04/17 / 2017-04-14 10:16:26 / April 14, 2017 @ 10:16 am. The temblor was detected at 00:16:26 / 12:16 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km S of Volcano, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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