A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv70456677. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70456677. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2649994 West, latitude 19.4108334 North, depth = 0.99 km. Global time and date of event 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 19:42:38 / July 21, 2018 @ 7:42 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:42:38 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.99 km (1 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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