A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/06/18 / 2018-06-18 07:08:39 / June 18, 2018 @ 7:08 am. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2753296 West, latitude 19.4241657 North, depth = -0.01 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of -0.01 km (-0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 21:08:39 / 9:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70283331. Id of event: hv70283331.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 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), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days four hundred and thirty-three, in the past 30 days eight hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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