A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.94 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The 2.94-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:08:20 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: hv70264566. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70264566. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.32 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.2781677° West, latitude 19.3756676° North, depth = 0.32 km. Global time and date of event 14/06/18 / 2018-06-14 09:08:20 / June 14, 2018 @ 9:08 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). 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.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days six hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days nine hundred and fifty-four 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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