A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/08/18 / 2018-08-01 08:44:12 / August 1, 2018 @ 8:44 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.2741699 West, latitude 19.3875008 North, depth = 0.15 km. Unique identifier: hv70506652. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70506652. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.15 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 22:44:12 / 10:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Event epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Hōlualoa (c. 8 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days six hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days two thousand and fourty-nine and in the last 365 days four thousand, five hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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