A minor earthquake magnitude 3.44 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.31 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.44-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:16:24 / 1:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -155.2603302 West, latitude 19.4125004 North, depth = 0.31 km. Unique identifier: hv70452312. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70452312. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 23:16:24 / July 20, 2018 @ 11:16 pm.
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), 81 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 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), 83 km (52 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kalaoa, Waikoloa Village, Kailua.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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 SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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