A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -155.2763333° West, latitude 19.3985° North, depth = 0.23 km. Global time and date of event 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 05:08:03 / July 14, 2018 @ 5:08 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.23 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 19:08:03 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70419872, us2000g4w2. Id of event: hv70419872.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 42 km (26 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 (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-eight, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, three hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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