A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Tuesday. The 3.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:21:37 / 8:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.55 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: hv61922336. Event ids that are associated: hv61922336. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/09/17 / 2017-09-26 18:21:37 / September 26, 2017 @ 6:21 pm. Exact location, longitude -155.2369995° West, latitude 19.2933331° North, depth = 0.55 km.
The epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 15 km S of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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