A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.35 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 16:02:39 / July 22, 2018 @ 4:02 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 06:02:39 / 6:02 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv70460687. Event ids that are associated: hv70460687. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2799988° West, 19.3953342° North, depth -0.35 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. 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: 5 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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