A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Falam in Burma. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 01:12:44 / December 2, 2019 @ 1:12 am. Exact location, longitude 93.5673° East, latitude 23.0891° North, depth = 54.68 km. The temblor was detected at 07:42:44 / 7:42 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70006f4m. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006f4m. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 54.68 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Lunglei (c. 52 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Saiha (c. 22 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Serchhīp (c. 20 200 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Hakha (c. 20 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Thenzawl (c. 6 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Falam (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Saiha, Lunglei, Thenzawl (min 5000 pop).
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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 22 km NNW of Falam, Burma. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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