A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.46 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -155.2714996° West, latitude 19.4183331° North, depth = 1.46 km. All ids that are associated to the event: hv70452322. Unique identifier: hv70452322. The temblor was detected at 13:19:38 / 1:19 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 23:19:38 / July 20, 2018 @ 11:19 pm.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 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), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes 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. 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: 3 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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