A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.18 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.9 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: hv61984741. Event ids that are associated: hv61984741. Exact location, longitude -155.3424988° West, latitude 19.4303341° North, depth = 4.9 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 13:33:21 / November 22, 2017 @ 1:33 pm. The 3.18-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:33:21 / 3:33 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 43 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km W of Volcano, Hawaii.
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