A minor earthquake magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. All ids that are associated to the event: hv70203677. Unique identifier: hv70203677. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2886658° West, 19.3961658° North, depth -1.06 km. The 3.49-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:43:20 / 9:43 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -1.06 km (-1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/05/18 / 2018-05-29 07:43:20 / May 29, 2018 @ 7:43 am.
Event epicenter was 43 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-four, in the past 30 days four hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. 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: 6 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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