A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Chaloem Phra Kiat in Thailand on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us70006ea0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70006ea0. Exact location, longitude 101.1151° East, latitude 19.5955° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:50:28 / 6:50 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/11/19 / 2019-11-28 23:50:28 / November 28, 2019 @ 11:50 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Chiang Kham, Sainyabuli, Chiang Klang (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 86 km (53 miles) from Chiang Kham (c. 14 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Sainyabuli (c. 13 500 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Chiang Klang (c. 13 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Laos (c. 6 368 000 pop), Thailand (c. 67 090 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km ENE of Chaloem Phra Kiat, Thailand. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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