A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.36 km (0 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/07/18 / 2018-07-23 00:20:09 / July 23, 2018 @ 12:20 am. The temblor was reported at 14:20:09 / 2:20 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: hv70462287. Unique identifier: hv70462287. Exact location of event, longitude -155.2663269 West, latitude 19.3991661 North, depth = 0.36 km.
Epicenter of the event was 41 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-seven, in the last 10 days six hundred and sixty-two, in the past 30 days two thousand, four hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days three thousand, nine hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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