A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/07/18 / 2018-07-23 01:06:11 / July 23, 2018 @ 1:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -155.272995 West, latitude 19.3996658 North, depth = 1.08 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70462432. Id of event: hv70462432. The temblor was reported at 15:06:11 / 3:06 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.08 km (1 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-five, in the last 10 days six hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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