A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 02:21:10 / July 21, 2018 @ 2:21 am. The temblor was reported at 16:21:10 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv70452972. Event ids that are associated: hv70452972. Exact location of event, depth -0.04 km, -155.2728271° West, 19.416666° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.04 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and seventy-seven, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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