A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Leilani Estates in Hawaii. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.87 km (1 miles). Event id: us2000h5jw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: hv70564782, us2000h5jw. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/08/18 / 2018-08-26 20:08:49 / August 26, 2018 @ 8:08 pm. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:08:49 / 10:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -154.9168° West, 19.368° North, depth 0.87 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hilo, Hawaiian Paradise Park, Hawaiian Paradise Park. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 44 km (27 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days four hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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