A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.98 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/18 / 2018-05-17 23:45:25 / May 17, 2018 @ 11:45 pm. Exact location of event, depth 7.18 km, -155.2253265° West, 19.3115005° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.18 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 13:45:25 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: hv70167862. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70167862.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 49 km (30 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km S of Volcano, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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