A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Id of earthquake: hv70509552. Event ids that are associated: hv70509552. The temblor was picked up at 13:32:06 / 1:32 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/08/18 / 2018-08-01 23:32:06 / August 1, 2018 @ 11:32 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of -0.24 km (-0 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.2915039° West, latitude 19.4298325° North, depth = -0.24 km.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Kailua, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 39 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days two thousand and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days four thousand, six hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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 W of Volcano, Hawaii.
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