A minor earthquake magnitude 3.59 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location of earthquake, -155.272171° West, 19.3924999° North, depth -0.28 km. The 3.59-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:40:49 / 5:40 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70429272. Id of event: hv70429272. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.28 km (-0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 03:40:49 / July 16, 2018 @ 3:40 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days seven hundred and nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days three thousand, four hundred and ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 5 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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