A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.62 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: hv70186232. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70186232. Global time and date of event 24/05/18 / 2018-05-24 04:50:10 / May 24, 2018 @ 4:50 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -155.0148315° West, 19.3046665° North, depth 9.62 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:50:10 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 48 km (30 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km SSW of Leilani Estates, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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