A minor earthquake magnitude 2.98000002 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Saturday. Event id: hv72290837. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv72290837. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/12/20 / 2020-12-19 03:24:43 / December 19, 2020 @ 3:24 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -155.25866699219 West, latitude 19.395833969116 North, depth = 1.1399999856949 km. The temblor was detected at 03:24:43 / 3:24 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.1399999856949 km (1 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km SSW of Volcano, Hawaii. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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