A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: hv70428762. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70428762. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 01:08:29 / July 16, 2018 @ 1:08 am. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2668304° West, 19.4221668° North, depth 1 km. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:08:29 / 3:08 pm (local time epicenter).
Close 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). Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days seven hundred and four, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 3 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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