A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The 2.87-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:39:23 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -155.2624969° West, latitude 19.4068336° North, depth = 0.37 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.37 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: hv70463552. Event ids that are associated: hv70463552. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/18 / 2018-07-23 06:39:23 / July 23, 2018 @ 6:39 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and eighty, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and eight and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and ninety-nine 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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