A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Hinthada in Burma. Event id: us60009bkn. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60009bkn. Exact location, longitude 95.1694° East, latitude 17.3704° North, depth = 64.38 km. The temblor was reported at 11:49:15 / 11:49 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 64.38 km (40 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 20/04/20 / 2020-04-20 05:19:15 / April 20, 2020 @ 5:19 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Pathein (c. 237 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Hinthada (c. 134 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Tharyarwady (c. 54 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Maubin (c. 51 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Wakema (c. 42 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Nyaungdon (c. 40 100 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Maubin, Wakema, Pathein.
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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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