A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.09 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. The 3.09-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:33:24 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/06/18 / 2018-06-18 10:33:24 / June 18, 2018 @ 10:33 am. Unique identifier: hv70284071. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70284071. Exact location of event, depth 1.21 km, -155.2771606° West, 19.423666° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.21 km (1 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Waimea, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-eight, in the last 10 days four hundred and fourty-one, in the past 30 days eight hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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