A minor earthquake magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 02:32:40 / July 21, 2018 @ 2:32 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.32 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 16:32:40 / 4:32 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: hv70453017. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70453017. Exact location, longitude -155.2680054° West, latitude 19.4238338° North, depth = 0.32 km.
The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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