A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/05/18 / 2018-05-28 23:35:22 / May 28, 2018 @ 11:35 pm. Id of earthquake: hv70202197. Event ids that are associated: hv70202197. The temblor was detected at 13:35:22 / 1:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth -0.65 km, -155.2825012° West, 19.3974991° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.65 km (-0 miles).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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