A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The temblor was detected at 05:46:23 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -155.2716675 West, latitude 19.3931675 North, depth = -0.39 km. All ids that are associated to the event: hv70450822. Unique identifier: hv70450822. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.39 km (-0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 15:46:23 / July 20, 2018 @ 3:46 pm.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 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), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-six, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each 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.
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