A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:31:55 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 1.27 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -155.2830048 West, latitude 19.4251671 North, depth = 1.27 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 30/05/18 / 2018-05-30 17:31:55 / May 30, 2018 @ 5:31 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: hv70209977. Event ids that are associated: hv70209977.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Waimea, Kailua. Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and four, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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 W of Volcano, Hawaii.
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