A minor earthquake magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2689972 West, latitude 19.4033337 North, depth = 0.73 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.73 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:15:26 / 6:15 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 16:15:26 / July 21, 2018 @ 4:15 pm. Id of earthquake: hv70455927. Event ids that are associated: hv70455927.
Event epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and eighty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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