A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/10/18 / 2018-10-12 10:51:08 / October 12, 2018 @ 10:51 am. The temblor was reported at 00:51:08 / 12:51 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.293335 West, latitude 19.5036659 North, depth = 9.31 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.31 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: hv70646927. Event ids that are associated: hv70646927.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (20 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kalaoa, Kailua, Waikoloa Village.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days four thousand, seven hundred and eighty-seven 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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