A minor earthquake magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv70448097. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70448097. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 02:18:51 / July 20, 2018 @ 2:18 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.56 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -155.3025055° West, latitude 19.3821659° North, depth = 0.56 km. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:18:51 / 4:18 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and ten, in the last 10 days six hundred and ninety-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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