A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 17/07/18 / 2018-07-17 07:49:16 / July 17, 2018 @ 7:49 am. Unique identifier: hv70434847. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70434847. The 3.11-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:49:16 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2624969 West, latitude 19.4069996 North, depth = 1.39 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.39 km (1 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-three, in the last 10 days seven hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days three thousand, five hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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