A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Hakha in Burma. 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: 15/04/19 / 2019-04-15 01:39:45 / April 15, 2019 @ 1:39 am. Id of earthquake: us7000364c. Event ids that are associated: us7000364c. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:09:45 / 8:09 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 93.3935 East, latitude 22.7392 North, depth = 52.69 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 52.69 km (33 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Thenzawl, Serchhīp, Lunglei (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from Lunglei (c. 52 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Saiha (c. 22 700 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Serchhīp (c. 20 200 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Hakha (c. 20 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Thenzawl (c. 6 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Falam (c. 5 400 pop).
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 three and in the last 365 days five 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 24 km WNW of Hakha, Burma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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