A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Mawlaik in Burma. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jheq. Unique identifier: us2000jheq. The epicenter was at a depth of 82.03 km (51 miles). Exact location of event, depth 82.03 km, 94.4999° East, 23.9792° North. The temblor was picked up at 05:42:59 / 5:42 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: 30/01/19 / 2019-01-30 23:12:59 / January 30, 2019 @ 11:12 pm.
The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Mawlaik (c. 44 500 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Wāngjing (c. 7 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Thoubāl, Wāngjing, Kakching. Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 39 km NNE of Mawlaik, Burma.
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