A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. Event id: hv70306876. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70306876. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.61 km (0 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:15:44 / 4:15 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/06/18 / 2018-06-23 02:15:44 / June 23, 2018 @ 2:15 am. Exact location of event, depth 0.61 km, -155.2911682° West, 19.4111671° North.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days one thousand, one hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days one thousand, five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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