A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 87 kilometers (54 miles) from Thayetmyo in Burma. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:59:47 / 1:59 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 61.97 km (39 miles). Global time and date of event 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 19:29:47 / November 25, 2017 @ 7:29 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000bucm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bucm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 94.371 East, latitude 19.4897 North, depth = 61.97 km.
Close country/countries, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Magway, Minbu, Myaydo (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 87 km (54 miles) from Thayetmyo (c. 98 200 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Magway (c. 97 000 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Myaydo (c. 57 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Minbu (c. 57 300 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 87 km WNW of Thayetmyo, Burma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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