A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 103 km NNW of Pathein, Burma (64 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:18:54 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 94.2901° East, latitude 17.6123° North, depth = 35.49 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 35.49 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us600088jb. Ids that are associated to the event: us600088jb. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/20 / 2020-03-03 09:18:54 / March 3, 2020 @ 9:18 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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