A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global time and date of event 18/05/18 / 2018-05-18 01:33:23 / May 18, 2018 @ 1:33 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -1.04 km (-1 miles). Exact location of event, depth -1.04 km, -155.1974945° West, 19.3976669° North. The temblor was picked up at 15:33:23 / 3:33 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70168192. Unique identifier: hv70168192.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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