A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.02 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.65 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70519977. Unique identifier: hv70519977. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2774963 West, latitude 19.3928337 North, depth = 1.65 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/08/18 / 2018-08-04 07:51:21 / August 4, 2018 @ 7:51 am. The 3.02-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:51:21 / 9:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 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), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-two, in the last 10 days six hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand and nine and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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. 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.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.