A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2655029 West, latitude 19.4003334 North, depth = 0.27 km. The temblor was detected at 03:21:50 / 3:21 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.27 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 20/06/18 / 2018-06-20 13:21:50 / June 20, 2018 @ 1:21 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70294411. Id of event: hv70294411.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days nine hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days one thousand, three hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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 SW of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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