A minor earthquake magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Wednesday. The 2.92-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:45:21 / 11:45 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: hv70212462. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70212462. The epicenter was at a depth of -1.06 km (-1 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 31/05/18 / 2018-05-31 09:45:21 / May 31, 2018 @ 9:45 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2386627 West, latitude 19.4139996 North, depth = -1.06 km.
Epicenter of the event was 38 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and six, in the past 30 days five hundred and twenty-six and in the last 365 days five hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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