A minor earthquake magnitude 2.84 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 07:52:14 / July 16, 2018 @ 7:52 am. Unique identifier: hv70430077. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70430077. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.49 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.84-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:52:14 / 9:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.2741699° West, latitude 19.4168339° North, depth = -0.49 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days seven hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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