A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.68 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 18:45:45 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.2911682° West, latitude 19.4058342° North, depth = 0.68 km. Id of earthquake: hv70458367. Event ids that are associated: hv70458367. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/07/18 / 2018-07-22 04:45:45 / July 22, 2018 @ 4:45 am.
Nearby 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). Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-eight, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and sixty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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