A minor earthquake magnitude 3.36 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 22:51:54 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 1.69 km, -155.2436676° West, 19.3845005° North. Unique identifier: hv61254411. Ids that are associated to the event: hv61254411. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.69 km (1 miles). Global time and date of event 08/05/16 / 2016-05-08 08:51:54 / May 8, 2016 @ 8:51 am UTC/GMT.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 31 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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