A minor earthquake magnitude 3.91 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Wednesday. The 3.91-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:59:11 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 0.63 km, -155.2606659° West, 19.3956661° North. All ids that are associated to the event: hv70209497. Unique identifier: hv70209497. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/05/18 / 2018-05-30 14:59:11 / May 30, 2018 @ 2:59 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.63 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days one hundred and ninety-eight, in the past 30 days five hundred and seventeen and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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