A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.12 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, -155.27034° West, 19.3903332° North, depth -0.16 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70432087. Id of event: hv70432087. Global time and date of event 16/07/18 / 2018-07-16 17:46:08 / July 16, 2018 @ 5:46 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.12-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:46:08 / 7:46 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.16 km (-0 miles).
Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 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), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-two, in the last 10 days seven hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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