A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2893372 West, latitude 19.395834 North, depth = 0.94 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.94 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 18:34:05 / July 22, 2018 @ 6:34 pm. Event id: hv70461162. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70461162. The 2.95-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:34:05 / 8:34 am (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 43 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. 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: 6 km SW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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