A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: hv71043711. Unique identifier: hv71043711. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:18:50 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly -0.41 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 21/07/19 / 2019-07-21 01:18:50 / July 21, 2019 @ 1:18 am. Exact location, longitude -155.3063333° West, latitude 19.4068333° North, depth = -0.41 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one thousand and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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