A minor earthquake magnitude 3.31 (ml/mb) strikes 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 13:09:56 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of -0.26 km (-0 miles). Global time and date of event 03/08/18 / 2018-08-03 23:09:56 / August 3, 2018 @ 11:09 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2708282° West, 19.3926659° North, depth -0.26 km. Event id: hv70518327. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70518327.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 42 km (26 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 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), 82 km (51 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waimea, Kailua, Hōlualoa (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-nine, in the last 10 days six hundred and five, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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