A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The temblor was picked up at 02:18:08 / 2:18 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70430952. Id of event: hv70430952. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 12:18:08 / July 16, 2018 @ 12:18 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.99 km (1 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.2916718° West, latitude 19.4173336° North, depth = 0.99 km.
Epicenter of the event was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Waimea, Kailua, Hōlualoa.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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