A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/05/20 / 2020-05-05 00:46:32 / May 5, 2020 @ 12:46 am. All ids that are associated to the event: hv71499347. Unique identifier: hv71499347. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.96 km (2 miles). Exact location of event, depth 2.96 km, -155.1329956° West, 19.3393326° North. The 3.11-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:46:32 / 2:46 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen 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.
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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: 14 km SE of Volcano, Hawaii.
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