A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Tuesday. The 2.88-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:43:04 / 7:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 2.99 km, -155.2476654° West, 19.3864994° North. Event id: hv61401641. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv61401641. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/16 / 2016-09-07 05:43:04 / September 7, 2016 @ 5:43 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.99 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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