A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 15:55:38 / July 16, 2018 @ 3:55 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.67 km (0 miles). Unique identifier: hv70431697. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70431697. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:55:38 / 5:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 0.67 km, -155.2751617° West, 19.4061661° North.
The epicenter was 41 km (25 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), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 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 thirty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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