A minor earthquake magnitude 2.85 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.48 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -155.3093262 West, latitude 19.4106674 North, depth = 2.48 km. The 2.85-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:33:17 / 7:33 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv71309047. Event ids that are associated: hv71309047. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/12/19 / 2019-12-30 05:33:17 / December 30, 2019 @ 5:33 am.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo. The 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).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 7 km WSW of Volcano, Hawaii.
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