A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Pyapon in Burma on Sunday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 04:57:32 / 4:57 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000e0fp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000e0fp. Exact location of earthquake, 95.7461° East, 16.2053° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/04/18 / 2018-04-14 22:27:32 / April 14, 2018 @ 10:27 pm UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 80 km (50 miles) from Yangon (c. 4 477 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Syriam (c. 69 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Bogale (c. 68 900 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Pyapon (c. 65 600 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Kanbe (c. 58 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Kyaiklat (c. 52 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Syriam, Yangon, Wakema.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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: 10 km SE of Pyapon, Burma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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