A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.06 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2339935 West, latitude 19.3863335 North, depth = 40.06 km. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:50:23 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/03/18 / 2018-03-17 01:50:23 / March 17, 2018 @ 1:50 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: hv70055701. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70055701.
Earthquake epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
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 0, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km S of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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