A minor earthquake magnitude 3.74 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Thursday. Exact location, longitude -155.2828369° West, latitude 19.4101658° North, depth = 0.61 km. The 3.74-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:01:58 / 8:01 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70413082. Unique identifier: hv70413082. Exact time and date of earthquake 12/07/18 / 2018-07-12 18:01:58 / July 12, 2018 @ 6:01 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.61 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 81 km (51 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and five and in the last 365 days three thousand, two hundred and eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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