A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.89 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.13 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 1.13 km, -155.2700043° West, 19.4174995° North. Event id: hv70419012. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70419012. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 01:12:47 / July 14, 2018 @ 1:12 am. The 2.89-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:12:47 / 3:12 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 40 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), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-eight, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 3 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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