A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.766 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.248 West, latitude 19.3905 North, depth = 2.766 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv60240378. Id of event: hv60240378. The temblor was detected at 06:13:43 / 6:13 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/03/17 / 2017-03-05 16:13:43 / March 5, 2017 @ 4:13 pm.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 41 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), 78 km (48 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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