A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 116 km NE of Akyab, Burma (72 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 46.16 km (29 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009z0x. Event ids that are associated: us20009z0x. Exact location, longitude 93.5667° East, latitude 20.9992° North, depth = 46.16 km. The temblor was picked up at 19:53:00 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 13:23:00 / July 17, 2017 @ 1:23 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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