A minor earthquake magnitude 3.47 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.95 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 16:06:15 / March 5, 2017 @ 4:06 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -155.2448273° West, latitude 19.3859997° North, depth = 1.95 km. All ids that are associated to the event: hv61629846. Unique identifier: hv61629846. The temblor was detected at 06:06:15 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 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). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every 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.
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