A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.49 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.46 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 20:48:57 / 8:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/07/18 / 2018-07-23 06:48:57 / July 23, 2018 @ 6:48 am. Exact location of earthquake, -155.272171° West, 19.3901672° North, depth -0.46 km. All ids that are associated to the event: hv70463592. Unique identifier: hv70463592.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Waimea, Kailua.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-eight, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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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