A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.64 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Wednesday. The temblor was picked up at 21:40:12 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: hv70511012. Event ids that are associated: hv70511012. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.31 km (0 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/08/18 / 2018-08-02 07:40:12 / August 2, 2018 @ 7:40 am. Exact location of event, depth 0.31 km, -155.27034° West, 19.4168339° North.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kalaoa, Waikoloa Village, Waimea (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 40 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty, in the last 10 days six hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days two thousand and thirty-two and in the last 365 days four thousand, six hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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