A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The temblor was picked up at 01:37:12 / 1:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/06/18 / 2018-06-19 11:37:12 / June 19, 2018 @ 11:37 am. Event id: hv70289096. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70289096. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2765045 West, latitude 19.4261665 North, depth = 0.36 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.36 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days nine hundred and in the last 365 days one thousand, two hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km W of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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