A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv70517092. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70517092. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2633362 West, latitude 19.3773327 North, depth = -1.08 km. The temblor was reported at 06:21:46 / 6:21 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -1.08 km (-1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/08/18 / 2018-08-03 16:21:46 / August 3, 2018 @ 4:21 pm.
The epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 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), 77 km (48 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Close 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days five hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days four thousand, six hundred and seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 6 km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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