A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:48:09 / 12:48 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/05/18 / 2018-05-28 10:48:09 / May 28, 2018 @ 10:48 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -155.2861633° West, latitude 19.4104996° North, depth = -0.88 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.88 km (-1 miles). Unique identifier: hv70199827. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70199827.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty-one, in the past 30 days four hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days five hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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