A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, Myanmar kilometers (0 miles) from Myanmar. Exact location of earthquake, 96.0191° East, 23.1379° North, depth 21.64 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 21.64 km (13 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006e6m. Id of event: us70006e6m. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:39:15 / 2:39 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 28/11/19 / 2019-11-28 14:39:15 / November 28, 2019 @ 2:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shwebo, Mogok (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). The epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Mogok (c. 90 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Shwebo (c. 88 900 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. 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 was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.
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