A light earthquake magnitude 4.04 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 21:42:35 / July 16, 2018 @ 9:42 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.37 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 0.37 km, -155.2765° West, 19.3993333° North. The temblor was reported at 11:42:35 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70432922. Unique identifier: hv70432922.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 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), 82 km (51 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-two, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 5 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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