A minor earthquake magnitude 2.83 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70454687. Id of event: hv70454687. The 2.83-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:49:08 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 10:49:08 / July 21, 2018 @ 10:49 am. Exact location of event, depth 0.73 km, -155.272171° West, 19.4181671° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.73 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (20 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). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and ninety-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, eight hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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