A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/06/18 / 2018-06-21 13:51:33 / June 21, 2018 @ 1:51 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.7 km (0 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:51:33 / 3:51 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70299456. Unique identifier: hv70299456. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2771606° West, 19.4130001° North, depth 0.7 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days one thousand and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one thousand, four hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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