A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was detected at 05:08:22 / 5:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2738342 West, latitude 19.3983326 North, depth = 1.36 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 15:08:22 / July 20, 2018 @ 3:08 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.36 km (1 miles). Event id: hv70450677. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70450677.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Event epicenter 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).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty-one, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days three thousand, seven hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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