A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 49 kilometers (30 miles) from Mawlaik in Burma on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 95.69 km (59 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/05/19 / 2019-05-29 01:54:23 / May 29, 2019 @ 1:54 am. Exact location of earthquake, 94.7518° East, 23.9515° North, depth 95.69 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 08:24:23 / 8:24 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us70003wcv. Unique identifier: us70003wcv.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mawlaik. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Event epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from Mawlaik (c. 44 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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