A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The temblor was detected at 17:36:51 / 5:36 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: hv61984376. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61984376. Global time and date of event 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 03:36:51 / November 22, 2017 @ 3:36 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -155.1936646° West, 19.3460007° North, depth 1.07 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.07 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 10 km SSE of Volcano, Hawaii.
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