A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.96 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.59 km (21 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -154.9954987° West, 19.2958336° North, depth 34.59 km. Global time and date of event 18/07/16 / 2016-07-18 12:28:18 / July 18, 2016 @ 12:28 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.96-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:28:18 / 2:28 am (local time epicenter). Event id: hv61344131. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61344131.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Event epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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