A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.03 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2768402 West, latitude 19.4181671 North, depth = -0.01 km. The temblor was detected at 09:10:31 / 9:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 21/07/18 / 2018-07-21 19:10:31 / July 21, 2018 @ 7:10 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of -0.01 km (-0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: hv70456537. Event ids that are associated: hv70456537.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kailua, Hōlualoa, Hilo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 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). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and four, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and nine 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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