A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Sagaing in Burma. The temblor was picked up at 02:59:36 / 2:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 34.87 km (22 miles). Global time and date of event 04/11/17 / 2017-11-04 20:29:36 / November 4, 2017 @ 8:29 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 95.5762° East, 21.8416° North, depth 34.87 km. Event id: us2000bikw. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bikw.
The epicenter was 54 km (34 miles) from Mandalay (c. 1 208 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Monywa (c. 182 000 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Myingyan (c. 141 700 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Pakokku (c. 126 900 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Pyin Oo Lwin (c. 117 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Shwebo (c. 88 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pyin Oo Lwin, Shwebo, Pakokku (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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.
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