A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70436392. Id of event: hv70436392. The temblor was picked up at 05:52:03 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/07/18 / 2018-07-17 15:52:03 / July 17, 2018 @ 3:52 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.09 km (0 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0.09 km, -155.2628326° West, 19.3966675° North.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 41 km (26 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 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-four and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and eighty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 4 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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