A minor earthquake magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The 2.87-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:31:20 / 8:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2686615 West, latitude 19.3913326 North, depth = 0.72 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.72 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/07/18 / 2018-07-13 18:31:20 / July 13, 2018 @ 6:31 pm. Unique identifier: hv70417687. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70417687.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 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), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-seven, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ten and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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