A minor earthquake magnitude 3.57999992 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Volcano in Hawaii. Unique identifier: hv72197131. Ids that are associated to the event: hv72197131. The temblor was picked up at 15:06:27 / 3:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -155.30616760254 West, latitude 19.423166275024 North, depth = 2.829999923706 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.829999923706 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 15:06:27 / October 24, 2020 @ 3:06 pm.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Hilo (c. 43 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kailua (c. 12 000 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Hawaiian Paradise Park (c. 11 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kalaoa (c. 9 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Waimea (c. 9 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Waikoloa Village, Kalaoa, Waimea (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each 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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