A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.97 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/18 / 2018-05-25 22:16:22 / May 25, 2018 @ 10:16 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: hv70191792. Event ids that are associated: hv70191792. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2765045° West, 19.4139996° North, depth 1.74 km. The temblor was detected at 12:16:22 / 12:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 1.74 km (1 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days four hundred and eleven and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 4 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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