A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, Myanmar kilometers (0 miles) from Myanmar. Id of earthquake: us1000f1rs. Event ids that are associated: us1000f1rs. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 21.81 km (14 miles). The temblor was picked up at 00:02:16 / 12:02 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/06/18 / 2018-06-26 00:02:16 / June 26, 2018 @ 12:02 am. Exact location, longitude 95.0342° East, latitude 22.2092° North, depth = 21.81 km.
Epicenter of the event was 15 km (10 miles) from Monywa (c. 182 000 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Myingyan (c. 141 700 pop), 97 km (60 miles) from Pakokku (c. 126 900 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Shwebo (c. 88 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pakokku, Myingyan, Shwebo (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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