A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.93 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. The 2.93-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:54:11 / 4:54 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: hv70519082. Ids that are associated to the event: hv70519082. Exact location of earthquake, -155.2714996° West, 19.388834° North, depth 0.67 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.67 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 04/08/18 / 2018-08-04 02:54:11 / August 4, 2018 @ 2:54 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hōlualoa, Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 42 km (26 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).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-three, in the last 10 days six hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days one thousand, nine hundred and ninety-eight and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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