A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.099 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2313333° West, 19.3785° North, depth 1.099 km. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:20:45 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv61389616. Event ids that are associated: hv61389616. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/08/16 / 2016-08-26 08:20:45 / August 26, 2016 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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