A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 02:44:08 / 2:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 12:44:08 / July 21, 2018 @ 12:44 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2636719° West, 19.3955002° North, depth 1.65 km. Id of earthquake: hv70455092. Event ids that are associated: hv70455092. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.65 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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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