A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.43 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was detected at 19:05:39 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.06 km (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 05:05:39 / July 14, 2018 @ 5:05 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70419862. Id of event: hv70419862. Exact location, longitude -155.2619934° West, latitude 19.3971672° North, depth = 0.06 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Kailua, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-six, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-five, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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